“My daughter is 13 years old and used to be the healthiest, sporty child - having never even been on antibiotics! Until she received the Gardasil vaccine.
Within one hour of receiving the vaccine she turned grey, suffered migraines, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, chronic pain and encephalitis. She is now chronically sick with high fevers every 4-7 days, has been diagnosed with POTS and has missed around 9 of the last 17 weeks of school.
The rehabilitation and care for our daughter involves tutors, physio, psychologists, cardiologists and naturopaths, not to mention a lot of time off work for me.
Our Australian Government refuses to set up a vaccine injury compensation scheme when it is clearly documented that there are severe adverse effects to these medical products.
I am disgusted and saddened that our Government won't step up to the plate like the US and UK and help families like ours cope with these injuries.
This is NOT ok, I will not be silenced. It is time for CHANGE.”