Respiratory virus surge delaying critical pediatric surgeries

Respiratory virus surge delaying critical pediatric surgeries

Global News published this video item, entitled “Respiratory virus surge delaying critical pediatric surgeries” – below is their description.

A surge of respiratory virus cases is overwhelming children’s hospitals across Canada, delaying critical pediatric surgeries.

The crisis has grown to where it is now comparable to what adult hospitals faced during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Global’s Heather Yourex-West reports on the growing frustration among parents, the pleas for government action and how families are bracing for things to get worse.

For more info, please go to https://globalnews.ca/news/9301717/canada-childrens-tylenol-imports-differences/

Subscribe to Global News Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/20fcXDc

Like Global News on Facebook HERE: http://bit.ly/255GMJQ

Follow Global News on Twitter HERE: http://bit.ly/1Toz8mt

Follow Global News on Instagram HERE: https://bit.ly/2QZaZIB

#GlobalNews #health

Global News YouTube Channel

Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.


About This Source - Global News

Global News is the news and current affairs division of the Canadian Global Television Network, based in Vancouver, Canada.

Recent from Global News:

Experts doubting the disbandment of Iran’s “morality police”

Canadian parts found in drones used by Russia against Ukraine

Global National: Dec. 5, 2022 | Alberta government seizes Calgary condos for sanctioned Russian Bank

In This Story: Canada

Canada is a country in the northern part of North America. It extends from the Atlantic to the Pacific and northward into the Arctic Ocean, covering 9.98 million square kilometres (3.85 million square miles), making it the world’s second-largest country by total area.

Its southern and western border with the United States, stretching 8,891 kilometres (5,525 mi), is the world’s longest bi-national land border. Canada’s capital is Ottawa, and its three largest metropolitan areas are Toronto, Montreal, and Vancouver.

Various Indigenous peoples inhabited what is now Canada for thousands of years before European colonization. The Canada Act 1982, which severed the vestiges of legal dependence on the British Parliament. Canada is a parliamentary democracy and a constitutional monarchy in the Westminster tradition, with a monarch and a prime minister who serves as the chair of the Cabinet and head of government.

As a highly developed country, Canada has the seventeenth-highest nominal per-capita income globally as well as the thirteenth-highest ranking in the Human Development Index. Its advanced economy is the tenth-largest in the world, relying chiefly upon its abundant natural resources and well-developed international trade networks.

2 Recent Items: Canada

Canadian parts found in drones used by Russia against Ukraine

Global National: Dec. 5, 2022 | Alberta government seizes Calgary condos for sanctioned Russian Bank

In This Story: COVID-19

Covid-19 is the official WHO name given to the novel coronavirus which broke out in late 2019 and began to spread in the early months of 2020.

Symptoms of coronavirus

The main symptoms of coronavirus are:

  • a persistent new cough (non productive, dry)
  • a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
  • shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)

Latest News about Covid-19

Below are stories from around the globe related to the 2020 outbreak of novel Coronavirus – since the WHO gave the Covid-19 naming. Most recent items are posted nearest the top.

5 Recent Items: COVID-19

Government insists effect of power plan on energy bills won’t be delayed | 9 News Australia

Concerns staffing shortages could slow hospitality sector’s growth

‘Disturbing’ Fauci had so much power over our lives: Ben Domenech

China Covid Pivot Spurs Reopen Hopes

Reporter shows how China’s zero-Covid policies makes everyday life difficult

Leave a Comment

We don't require your email address, or your name, for anyone to leave a comment. If you do add an email address, you may be notified if there are replies to your comment - we won't use it for any other purpose. Please make respectful comments, which add value, and avoid personal attacks on others. Links are not allowed in comments - 99% of spam comments, attempt to post links. Please describe where people may find additional information - for example "visit the UN website" or "search Google for..." rather than posting a link. Comments failing to adhere to these guidelines will not be published.