As the number of people testing positive for COVID-19 is skyrocketing around the globe, with more than 35K confirmed in the US alone, tragic milestones are hit daily. Losses in Italy have reached 5,476, while Spain has been hit with 1,813 losses.
It’s now clear that curbing the pandemic will take a full-blown battle. And medical workers are now struggling on the front line. These sad pictures below serve as living proof of what’s happening behind the emergency doors. From eternal shifts that leave their faces severely bruised to working without proper equipment and risking lives—the sacrifice is overwhelming. While you scroll through the pictures, take a moment to think about these heroes and thank them.
1. Face After 13 Hours ICU Work
“I don’t love selfies. Yesterday, though, I took this photo. After 13 hours in ICU. I am not a hero. I am a normal person”
2. Faces Of Medical Workers After A Long Shift Of Treating Patients – A Czech Doctor
“We can’t anymore. We don’t sleep, we don’t eat”