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A Cape Breton man is worried about the state of health care on the island after he lost his family doctor for the third time. "You know the feeling, and I think it's a feeling that most Cape Bretoners identify with, is just a feeling of being utterly hopeless," said Andy Parnaby, whose family doctor is giving up her Sydney practice.
The prime minister has asked the premiers to look at re-allocating resources to the largest province and leaders in the Maritime provinces are looking into whether they can help without jeopardizing the health and safety of their citizens. Some residents have mixed feelings about it.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has called on the Premiers of Atlantic Canada to help Ontario fight their third wave of COVID-19. As COVID-19 cases surge in Toronto, and field hospitals are set to open, staff from Atlantic Canada and the territories are being called on to help as Ontario fights its third wave.