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From Taking Turns: Stories from HIV/AIDS Care Unit 371, MK Czerwiec, 2017

Courtesy MK Czerwiec

Author and artist MK Czerwiec was a nurse in an AIDS unit in the 1990s. Czerwiec wanted to memorialize her patients’ stories and her own. Her work serves as a striking reminder that health care professionals are real, emotional beings, too.

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