‘Unrest’, 2017

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Pop Culture Icon ‘Unrest’, 2017 Display No. 149 Nightingale experienced chronic illness for most of her life. Whilst working at Scutari she contracted a bacterial infection called brucellosis. Symptoms include fever, nausea, loss of appetite, sweating, headaches, extreme tiredness, and joint pain. Antibiotic treatments were not invented until 1928 and