Photo Essays of Life on the COVID Front Lines


  • COVID Brought Us Heartbreak and Gave Us Strength What do you do when a pandemic hits and you realize you'll be on the front lines? An emergency nurse questions whether this is something she signed up for.
  • I'll Be Your Heart 'To say that I am not haunted would be untrue.' An emergency technician reflects on her time on the COVID front lines.
  • When COVID Almost Healed Us A paramedic worries as he watches his country fight the COVID-19 pandemic -- but it's not the virus he fears.
  • Thrown Out: A Trauma Surgeon's COVID Experience Something has been happening to healthcare workers while the public wasn't watching, says a trauma surgeon who had dedicated himself to the COVID front lines.
  • When Uncertainty Calls: An ER Doc's COVID Journey What do you do in times of uncertainty, when instinct goes against what you know? One emergency physician shares her story.
  • It Can All Burn A harrowing experience with her son during the COVID-19 pandemic reminds this oncology nurse that life can be forever altered in a matter of seconds.
  • 'You'll Always Be Right Upstairs' An EMT cherishes the fact that her sister is just a few feet away, on the COVID floor of the hospital.