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Albertans facing cancelled surgeries due to rising COVID-19 hospitalizations

CA, 10 Sep 2021
Elective surgeries have been put on hold in Alberta, as rising COVID-19 hospitalizations continues to pressure the province's health care system.

The cancelled procedures are impacting people with brain tumours, cancer and stage 4 endometriosis.

As Heather Yourex-West explains, the situation facing hospitals isn’t likely to change soon, raising concerns over what will happen in the province when the fourth wave peaks.

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