A young boy plays at a water fountain in 2010, when a high heat and humidity warning like the one in place now was in effect for several regions in Canada.
"While we are an advanced industrialized economy, these deaths reflect that there are serious social inequalities", he said, adding that many wealthy countries the world over had been hit by heat waves associated with climate change.
The number of people who have died due to heat-related complications has increased from yesterday's 17 to 33, around Quebec, according to Public Health officials.
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As of early morning, Montérégie's public health department reported two more deaths caused by the worst heat wave Quebec has seen in decades. About it reports the Montreal Gazette, citing data from the press service of the Minister of health of the province.
Most of the victims in Montreal were men in their 50s or older, and living in vulnerable conditions without air conditioning, regional public health director Mylene Drouin has said.
Health officials have said the people who died didn't have air conditioning in their homes and had health issues.
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Montreal health officials said there have been 12 heat-related deaths since the weekend, while authorities in the Eastern Townships region east of Montreal are attributing another five deaths to the weather. Temperatures were in the mid-90s for Montreal on Sunday and Monday, about 20 degrees higher than the normal temperatures this time of year.
"We go out to the paramedics, we go out to the hospitals and we ask them to make sure to identify any deaths they believe are related to heat and that allows us to intervene more quickly", Kaiser said.
The heat wave is expected to end by Thursday evening with temperatures between 23 and 25 degrees Celsius over the next few days.
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