Elon Musk blames COVID vaccine on Bronny James’ cardiac arrest

Elon Musk, the founder and CEO of SpaceX and Tesla CEO, hinted on the chance that LeBron James’ son, Bronny, suffered a cardiac arrest throughout a basketball exercise in Los Angeles on Monday as a result of COVID-19 vaccine.

Musk, 52, posted this message to Twitter on Tuesday: “We can’t ascribe all the things to the vaccine, however, by the identical token, we can’t ascribe nothing. Myocarditis is a recognized side-effect. The one query is whether or not it’s uncommon or widespread.”

Myocarditis, also called inflammatory cardiomyopathy, causes irritation of the guts muscle. This acquired cardiomyopathy has been reported in instances involving adolescents and younger grownup males who have been administered the mRNA vaccine towards COVID-19, in line with the Facilities for Illness Management and Prevention (CDC).

Frequent signs of myocarditis embody chest ache, coronary heart palpitations, shortness of breath, fatigue, headache, fainting, flu-like fever, swelling of legs or arms on account of fluid retention, and higher respiratory tract an infection. If left untreated, it will probably result in coronary heart failure, coronary heart assault or stroke, irregular coronary heart rhythms, and sudden cardiac demise.

In response to CDC knowledge as of Could 2022, there have been 635 instances of myocarditis recognized out of the 54.8 million doses of the mRNA vaccine given to kids between the ages of 5 and 17.

“Any well being drawback that occurs after vaccination is taken into account an adversarial occasion. An adversarial occasion may be attributable to the vaccine or may be attributable to a coincidental occasion not associated to the vaccine,” the CDC mentioned.

The chance of myocarditis after COVID-19 vaccination is highest in younger males between the ages of 18 and 39 and older teen boys within the age vary of 12 to 17, with the very best danger after the second dose of vaccine, per a survey from CBS Information this previous March.

Elon Musk hinted on the chance that the COVID-19 vaccine led to Bronny James’ cardiac arrest throughout a basketball exercise, believes well being issues associated to the photographs are extra widespread

On Tuesday, a spokesperson for James’ household knowledgeable TMZ Sports activities of Bronny’s medical scare. “Yesterday whereas practising, Bronny James suffered a cardiac arrest. Medical workers was capable of deal with Bronny and take him to the hospital.

“He’s now in steady situation and now not in ICU. We ask for respect and privateness for the James household, and we are going to replace media when there’s extra info.”