Grieving mother questions why son turned away from Manitoba hospital when seeking help for addiction

A Manitoba mother is looking for answers after her son died one day after leaving the Brandon Regional Health Centre without being seen by a doctor in February. Ryan Eamer, 46, went to the hospital seeking detox services for alcohol withdrawal but instead was placed in a jail cell to sober up.

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