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Maria’s Story (COVID-19)

Maria was a healthy, active 41-year-old who contracted COVID-19 before vaccines were available, and is now a severe COVID-19/ECMO survivor and a vaccine advocate

Virginia’s Story (COVID-19)

A certified nursing assistant describes her experience with COVID-19 and contending with vaccine hesitancy from her co-workers (in Spanish with English captions)

Riza’s Story (COVID-19)

Nurse recognizes that due to COVID-19, she must figure out new ways to be there for her clients, through the lens of a phone

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