In an exclusive interview with The Defender, Henrietta Simoes said her healthy, 34-year-old son, Victor Simoes, died suddenly two weeks after his first Pfizer COVID-19 shot. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which is not investigating the death, responded with two “ridiculous” letters.
The mother of a 34-year-old man who died suddenly two weeks after his first dose of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine said she believes her son would be alive today if he had had the information he needed to make an informed decision about the vaccine.
Victor Castillo Simoes died May 5, 2021, from an acute aortic dissection — an uncommon medical emergency in which the inner layer of the large blood vessel branching off the heart’s aorta tears. The condition mostly affects men in their 60s and 70s…. read more