Medical residents stand for 11 hours straight in an operating room saving lives. Sometimes, they have to do that on an empty stomach.
The fact there’s an electric crisis in Western states makes life even harder for everyone across the Colombian-Venezuelan border, for those who are staying and for those who are trying to flee.
It doesn’t end with finding blood donors, reagent scarcity got so bad that there’s a black market for blood transfusions operating in Venezuelan hospitals. You’ll live, sure… If you can pay up to ten minimum wages per transfusion.
Today is National Doctor’s day. Bravery, courage and dedication. That’s all we can celebrate. Healing is both a choice and a calling you can’t escape and Venezuelan doctors don’t want to.
Today, on International Women’s Day, Venezuelan women are more powerless than ever. Chavismo claims to be a feminist revolution but they are nothing more than women users and abusers.
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