A pregnant nurse became ill with coronavirus while working in a Brooklyn hospital. Weeks after entering a vegetive state, and nearly dying, she is now recovering in rehab. You can help by donating to Sylvia Leroy and her beautiful baby girl Esther here:
A pregnant nurse in NYC contracted #COVID19 and delivered her baby prematurely. She is on life support. Crowdfund organizers say Sylvia LeRoy's insurance covers only 60 days. The state will only pay if she proves which patient she was exposed to.
Sylvia LeRoy contracted Covid-19 while working as a nurse. 30 weeks pregnant, she gave birth via C-section after suffering a heart attack. Now she's struggling to regain brain function. "She suffered an anoxic brain injury. She's not responding," her sister tells @andersoncooper .
sylvia leroy'>Nurse Sylvia LeRoy is fighting for her life after contracting COVID-19. Her baby Esther had to be delivered via emergency C-section, then LeRoy’s health took a tragic turn. Doctors say she has permanent brain damage. @nikreport has the full story today at 5 p.m.
A nurse, Sylvia LeRoy was six months pregnant caring for patients at Brookdale Hospital in New York City when she contracted COVID-19.