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  • overworked, overwhelmed on sleep deprived the reality of staff working at London ST George's Hospital as they cope with mounting covert 19 cases after the festive period.

  • Chloe is a senior nurse, the first Monday after Christmas and New Years, and it's been one of the worst shifts of my entire life.

  • Intense.

  • I'm looking after many more sick patients than I'm normally look after e just just overwhelming the whole situation.

  • In England alone, some 27,000 people are in hospital with co vid.

  • That's 40% more than during the first peak in April.

  • Nurse Hanna says it's taking a physical and mental toll on her.

  • I personally cry when I get home quite a lot, actually.

  • At the moment, sleep were suffering with sleep problems.

  • I think a lot of nurses and doctors at the moment as well.

  • You just have Thio relax on your days off, a best you can ready prepping yourself to come back again is what I would say our hospitals around the prime minister, Boris Johnson, announced a new national lock down for England late on Monday.

  • He said the highly contagious new coronavirus variant, first identified in Britain, was spreading so fast that the National Health Service risk being overwhelmed within 21 days.

  • Dominic Spray is the director of critical care at ST George's.

  • We are having to think about whether we do cancer surgery.

  • We're having to postpone cancer surgery because of the number of covert patients we have in.

  • So even if you don't think you are doing any harm by bending the rules a little, you are has a knock on effect and we are seeing the knock on effect here.

  • Alongside the new lock down, the U.

  • K is pinning its hopes on vaccination efforts.

  • The country has begun rolling out to vaccines against co vid on.

  • More than a million people have already received their first dose.

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overworked, overwhelmed on sleep deprived the reality of staff working at London ST George's Hospital as they cope with mounting covert 19 cases after the festive period.

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