When José came home, his wife took on his medical care. José still cannot eat solid food, so his wife — trained by nurses — uses a syringe to send formula through his feeding tube. Published September 1, 2020 at 200 × 133 in Undocumented With COVID-19: Many Face A Long Recovery, Largely On Their Own Jose’s wife Virginia helps him with his gastrostomy tube at their home in Mt. Prospect, IL on Monday, August 17, 2020. Photo by Eddie Quinones.