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Medical student Aurika is providing health care in Kyiv during the war

A week before the start of the war, young student Aurika posted happy pictures from the beach in Odesa on her Instagram. Now, together with other healthcare professionals, she remains in Kyiv under shelling to help the wounded and those left without medical care.

Now on her page, she writes: “The days no longer pass by, rather they double in time. Adrenaline does not let me go; it gives me energy. My mind keeps calm, avoiding doubts and fears. And every ‘how are you?’ embraces me and never lets me go.”

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