#GuillainBarreSyndrome

The Guillain-Barré syndrome impacts an individual's nervous system. (Photo Credit: Representative Image/Unsplash)

  • Guillain-Barré syndrome is considered to be a rare yet serious condition
  • 1 in 20 cases of the syndrome are fatal
  • About 3,000-6,000 cases of Guillain-Barré syndrome are reported in US every year

.Los Angeles, CA, USA
The Offspring drummer Pete Parada. (Photo Credit: Instagram/@peteparada)

  • Pete Parada has said that he has decided to leave the rock band
  • This is after he was allegedly dropped from their forthcoming tour for refusing to get COVID vaccine
  • Parada, who is in his late 40s, joined the Offspring in 2007

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
The Johnson & Johnson vaccine is the only jab in the US that requires a single dose. (Photo Credit: Representative Image/Unsplash)

  • The Johnson & Johnson vaccine was linked to the Guillain-Barré syndrome
  • Nearly 100 cases of the disease have been reported in the US
  • About 12.8 million doses of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine have been administred in the US