ICU nurse’s lung transplant scars are her badge of COVID survival reminders

Neonatal intensive care nurse was on a ventilator within one week of feeling COVID symptoms.
2:47 | 05/05/21

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Thank. I mean I was going down male real fast. And I might be one of those people. Think it's pneumonia and I. You know I was really scared but it had to be done. I woke up and I could see out the window he saw fit that treat the floor gold for me home and I packed. Oh my god what hat. In what he said is. You need new lungs period in time. She was really sick and she came here. They told me that she was a nurse. See continue to work with the pandemic caring for her patience they informed me that she's likely got it. From her husband was also have kept professed not so we did Leif sat for Carrey and for the family. We thought we'll give about one chance to see what we can do and. Been the most Aurora it. The week but we've we've been the wrong with it. I wasn't gonna clean my boys without a mother. I was gonna fight as hard as I could. To get better. Since I came so close to death I want to do things going forward. That I never never really thought I had any of tying. Can't help chess is a mess of scars and I'll never be perfect they can cut. How wasn't perfect this apparently it and they just show what if anything it.

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