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‘Daddy wake up.’ ICU staff share the pain and tears as families say goodbye to loved ones dying of COVID-19

For 33 years, Darsh Takhar has cared for patients who hover on the edge between life and death. The registered nurse at Brampton Civic Hospital worked during the 2003 SARS crisis and is used to long, demanding days in the Intensive Care Unit. She knows, even with the best medical care, some of her patients will not survive. Yet, one of the hardest moments in her decades-long career came just last week when she held the hand of a man […]

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