One of Mason Wurzburger's most memorable patients was a person who had been stuck on the floor of a home for several days and came into the ER covered in feces and maggots. The bugs crawling up the walls of the decontamination room are a memorable image for Wurzburger to this day. (Photo by Kirsten Dize)
It's National Nurses Week -- a time to celebrate the nurses in your life and those who have taken care of you when you were sick.
The celebration runs through May 12th.
If you can't thank a nurse in person, you can treat them to one of these deals:
Cinnabon is offering a free classic roll, minibon roll or an order of bonbites for free to nurses.
Amazon is offering free nursing books on Kindle.
Nurses can also get a buy one get one free deal at Chipotle on June 5th.
Disney is offering special room rates to nurses.
That offer runs through December 23rd.