Keeping Canada Alive Keeping Canada Alive, Episode 5

Keeping Canada Alive Keeping Canada Alive, Episode 5

In Vancouver, a daughter donates her kidney to her 81-year-old father and two heroin addicts visit a groundbreaking Downtown Eastside clinic to receive daily injections of prescription heroin. In Toronto, a deaf baby gets her cochlear implant activated and hears her mother’s voice for the first time, while a family doctor practices innovative ways to deliver healthcare to homebound patients. A Hamilton woman with metastasized colon cancer gets a pinpoint-accurate radiation treatment from a high-tech robot. And in the midst of a snowstorm, a new baby is delivered by C-section in one of the busiest maternity wards in Edmonton.

  • 2015
  • 00:43:42
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 11/10/2015
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Primary health care -- Canada [LCSH] Medical care -- Canada [LCSH] Emergency medical services -- Canada [LCSH] Hospitals -- Canada -- Administration [LCSH] Hospital patients -- Canada [LCSH] Hospital patients -- Services for -- Canada [LCSH] Health education [LCSH] Health services administration [LCSH] Science [LCSH] Medical sciences [LCSH]
Rob Bromley (Producer), Gillian Lowrey (Producer), John Ritchie (Producer), Dana Johl (Producer), Greg Laikin (Producer), Grant Greschuk (Director), Kiefer Sutherland (Narrator)
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