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Healthcare workers have to wear many layers of personal protective gear when treating COVID-19 patients.

The equipment obscures their faces and prevents them from offering reassuring smiles.

Some healthcare workers have started wearing name tags with photos of their faces to help patients feel a sense of human connection.TinyFoxLab

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Source: https://www.insider.com/coronavirus-doctors-photos-over-protective-gear-2020-4