5 father dies of COVID after texting ‘I should have gotten the damn vaccine’
A Nevada woman shares her family’s heartbreak after her fiancé lamented that he didn’t get a COVID-19 Vaccine shortly before death from disease.
“He was only 39 years old; our kids don’t have a father now,” Jessica Dupres said in a Las Vegas talk. KVVU . station. You can’t say, I’m young and it won’t affect me. Because she will. “
Dobriz said she and her fiancé, Michael Freddy, wanted to wait a year for a vaccine to be available, to see how it might affect people.
“There was absolutely no intention of not getting it,” she said.
Shortly after the couple traveled to San Diego for a vacation with their five children, ages 1 to 17, Dobriz said Freddie got sick from a bad sunburn and had to be admitted to the emergency room. There, he tested positive for COVID-19 and his health declined.
“He’s panicking, he says he doesn’t want to die and he doesn’t want to leave his children without a father,” Dobriz said. USA Today.
Tests showed he had pneumonia in both of his lungs. Dobrez eventually said he had to be put on a ventilator and, against his wishes, was forcefully sedated. Posted on GoFundMe.
She told KVVU that her last text message to her was, “I should have gotten the damn vaccine.”
Hug your loved ones. She wrote on the GoFundMe page, because they turned so fast. “And I would give practically anything to hear Mike say my name and hug me and be able to tell him I loved him more than ever.”
Since Freddy’s diagnosis, Dobrez said she’s received the vaccination, as has her oldest child. She is now encouraging anyone who is neutral about getting the vaccine solely because of concerns about the side effects of getting it.
“Everyone can have a bad reaction to any vaccine throughout history, but I would have had a bad reaction to the vaccine because of having to bury my husband,” She told CNN.
More than 610,000 people have died of COVID-19 in the United States since the start of the pandemic in early 2020, according to To the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
While deaths overall have continued to decline nationwide since vaccines became available, there has been a spike in COVID-19 deaths in recent weeks, due to the more contagious Delta type of virus.
Center for Disease Control Unlike last week earlier Masks guidelines and now recommend that all people – regardless of vaccination status – wear masks when indoors in parts of the country where there is a high risk of transmission of COVID-19. This is more than half of the country, according to for the latest data.
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