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Dr Brytney Cobia, from Grandview Medical Center in Birmingham, posted on Facebook on Sunday detailing the distressing scenes she witnesses whereas treating young Covid victims who refused to get the vaccine. “I’m admitting young healthy people to the hospital with very serious Covid infections,” the Alabama medic wrote.

“One of the last things they do before they’re intubated is beg me for the vaccine.

“I maintain their hand and inform them that I’m sorry, nevertheless it’s too late. A couple of days later once I name time of loss of life, I hug their members of the family.



“I tell them the best way to honour their loved one is to go get vaccinated and encourage everyone they know to do the same.

“They thought it was ‘simply the flu’. But they had been fallacious. And they need they may return. But they cannot. So they thank me and they go get the vaccine.”

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“Back in 2020 and early 2021, when the vaccine wasn’t available, it was just tragedy after tragedy after tragedy,” Dr Cobia advised AL.

“You know, so many people that did all the right things, and yet still came in, and were critically ill and died.”

In Alabama, state officers have reported since April 94 % of Covid hospital patients and 96 % of people that died from Covid weren’t absolutely vaccinated.

Dr Cobia has mentioned she finds it tough to care for the unvaccinated – each bodily and additionally personally.

“You kind of go into it thinking, ‘Okay, I’m not going to feel bad for this person, because they make their own choice,’” Dr Cobia advised AL.

“But then you actually see them, you see them face to face, and it really changes your whole perspective, because they’re still just a person that thinks that they made the best decision that they could with the information that they have, and all the misinformation that’s out there.

“And now all you really see is their fear and their regret. And even though I may walk into the room thinking, ‘Okay, this is your fault, you did this to yourself,’ when I leave the room, I just see a person that’s really suffering, and that is so regretful for the choice that they made.”


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