‘I’m feeling significantly better now.’ Hayley Woo says after ‘underestimating’ Moderna booster negative effects

Singapore — After a tough experience following a Moderna Covid-19 booster jab, actress Hayley Woo says she’s doing higher and thanks the individuals who reached out to precise concern for her wellbeing.

In an Instagram Story on Thursday (Jan 20), the actress posted a photograph of herself sans make-up however smiling.

“Hello guys…” she wrote. “I’m feeling higher now. Simply wakened with a nasty headache. Thanks for all of the DMs and concern!”

Ms Woo, 30, whose twin is actress Jayley Woo, had mentioned in an Instagram submit on Sunday (Jan 16) that she could be “MIA-ing for a bit” as she was scheduled to have her booster shot the next day. 

“Have y’all taken yours?” she added.

Picture: IG screengrab/ hayleywoojiayi

However the jab apparently hit her laborious sufficient that she wanted to see a physician as a result of she felt so terrible.  The physician informed her, she mentioned, that she had low blood stress, malnutrition, dehydration and a low pink blood cell rely.

“Truthfully, I believe I actually underestimated the negative effects from Moderna. Ate Panadol once I had fever and physique shivers for 2 days.”

On the third day after the booster,  she mentioned, she felt “fantastic” and determined to exit for breakfast. 

However out of the blue her chest felt tight and  she felt it was “laborious to breathe, imaginative and prescient was blurry and blacking out”.

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After that scare,  she now is aware of she wanted to relaxation, hydrate and eat extra.

“Take care everybody,” she added. “Well being actually is an important at this age. Go do a completely physique checkout. Perceive your physique. Prevention is essential.”

Covid-19 vaccine and booster negative effects

The World Well being Group cautions that it’s “widespread to expertise some mild-to-moderate negative effects” after receiving vaccines “as a result of your immune system is instructing your physique to react in sure methods: it will increase blood move so extra immune cells can flow into, and it raises your physique temperature to be able to kill the virus.”


The commonest negative effects after a Covid-19 vaccination have been website ache, fever, fatigue, headache, muscle ache, chills, nausea and diarrhoea. Most of those negative effects disappear inside just a few days.

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The reported negative effects from booster pictures, comparable to those who Ms Woo skilled, are comparable. By and huge, the negative effects are mentioned to be delicate to reasonable, with critical negative effects occurring very not often.


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