‘Absolutely Horrifying’: Nearly 100 Residents Died of Coronavirus in a Single New York City Nursing Home
The nursing home had to bring in a refrigerated trailer to store the bodies, and reportedly hid the trailer under a tarp.
We visited the Bergamo region and talked to the doctors, medics, funeral directors, and families witnessing the devastation.
All the other residents of the New York-area facility are presumed to be infected.
In some cases, staff members had walked out after outbreaks were detected in their facilities.
Mikkel Friis-Holm creates his world-famous chocolate at the Hvalsø Ældrecenter nursing home in Denmark, and all of the local residents are cupbearers.
Apparently, this is the first time Heimlich's given the maneuver as more than just a demonstration.
'Florence Has Left the Building' is a VICE Shorts exclusive about a rebellious older woman, a nursing home, and two Elvis impersonators.
A few years ago, my grandad started to forget things. Since then, I've spent a lot of time figuring out how to cope with his decline.
We talked to the photographer about living among her subjects, connecting with the elderly, and contemporary loneliness.