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Nurse who fought coronavirus in New York now battles his own brain cancer


When New York City was the coronavirus epicenter and put out a call for help, Arizona nurse Ian Youngblood answered. Now the 29-year-old is fighting his own battle against brain cancer. Youngblood tells TODAY’s Hoda Kotb his doctors are “optimistic,” and that he would go back to the front lines of the pandemic if he could.