(Video): 7-month pregnant doctor battling COVID-19
A video of Dr. Zafia Anklesaria, who is treating COVID-19 patients despite being seven-month pregnant, is currently trending on social media.
According to Reuters, 35-year-old Anklesaria continues to put in 12-hour shifts at a hospital in Los Angeles, California as she expects her first child.
Watch video below:
‘If we don’t do it, who’s going to do it?’: Dr. Zafia Anklesaria is seven months pregnant with her first child, but the 35-year-old continues putting in 12-hour shifts at this Los Angeles hospital which mostly serves low-income communities of the city https://t.co/gRTyWhH73L pic.twitter.com/L359pIDdvo
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