North Bay News | Local Breaking | CTV News North Bay

Stories by region

CTVNews.ca Top Stories

Racially profiled sickle cell disease patients say they face poor care

Some 5,000 Canadians suffer from sickle cell disease that can leave them in excruciating and paralyzing pain during an attack, and when left untreated, can be deadly. But many patients who seek medical help are instead racially profiled and discriminated against, resulting in poor health care and potentially deadly consequences.

WHERE TO WATCH US

  • Bell Fibe: 1230
  • Bell Satellite:  588, 1507HD
  • Cogeco : 9
  • Eastlink (Sturgeon Falls):  5
  • Eastlink (South of North Bay to Novar):  6
  • Shaw Satellite: 643

  • Antenna: 2
  • Bell Fibe:    231, 1231HD
  • Bell ExpressVu: 590, 1508HD
  • Shaw Cable: 11
  • Shaw Satellite: 641
  • Antenna: 5
  • Bell Fibe:  402, 1201HD
  • Bell Satellite:  61, 221, 1506HD
  • Eastlink:  4, 603HD
  • Shaw Direct:  356(classic), 050(advanced)
  • Vianet:  127SC
  • Bell Fibe:  6, 402HD
  • Bell Satellite:  589, 1509HD
  • Eastlink:  4, 603HD
  • Shaw Direct: 642