Anti-vaxxers caught in bizarre lie about a doctor’s post-vax health

NSW intensivist Dr Rachel Heap says false claims were made on social media that she had been left in a coma after having the COVID-19 vaccine, when in reality she had had a 'really good afternoon nap'
Dr Rachel Heap.

A doctor falsely reported to be at death’s door after having the COVID-19 vaccination is sharing her experience and tips for dealing with anti-vaxxers to help others avoid a similar ‘fate’.

NSW intensive care specialist Dr Rachel Heap works in the Northern Rivers region — “the headquarters of the anti-vaccination movement” — and is no stranger to lies shared by the anti-vaccination movement.