This Nurse Is Speaking Out Against Coronavirus Rumors And Hoaxes That Are Putting Him And His Colleagues In Danger
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Eric Sartori arrived home on April 19 after working in the COVID-19 unit of a community hospital in Arizona. After reading social media posts claiming the virus was a hoax, the intensive care nurse opened Facebook and vented.
“While we’re busy working to save people’s lives we’re also growing really concerned about the conspiracy theory BS that’s seeming to become a bigger problem than #covid19,” he wrote.
“If you don’t know what the fuck you’re talking about it’s okay to just shut the fuck up right NOW. This is not a joke.”
A month ago, Sartori was going to work and spending time with his family, in addition to tending to his Facebook page, where he posts about work and his urban farm for just over 5,000 followers. Now he had people telling him the virus was a hoax and sending him …continued .