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Forum Post: UK Health Care Falters

Posted 1 month ago on June 6, 2014, 11:41 a.m. EST by shoozTroll (17632)
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Thanks to austerity and privatization.

Those benchmarks of libe(R)tarianism.

"In April, my friend's 84-year-old mother fell and was rushed into hospital in the East Midlands of England. My friend was concerned that his mother, who suffers from the early stages of dementia, would be sent home prematurely without appropriate assistance. Sure enough, the same day she was admitted to hospital, Mrs. Barber was returned home. My friend is justifiably anxious about what support he's going to receive to care for his sick mother – and his story is only one of many highlighting the disgraceful conditions into which Britain's hospitals and the National Health Service (NHS) have fallen"

See more at: http://www.occupy.com/article/outrageous-decline-british-healthcare-result-cuts-and-privatization#sthash.nzhbNJEj.dpuf

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[-] 3 points by 99nproud (1621) 1 month ago

Expand public option healthcare.

http://finance.yahoo.com/news/virginia-state-senator-shockingly-resigns-020418866.html

Closer to home but current, important, & related.

[-] 3 points by Nevada1 (3985) 1 month ago

Medical for the elite, not the people.

[-] 1 points by 99nproud (1621) 1 month ago

Expanding US public option for regular people.

http://vtdigger.org/2014/06/02/sanders-calls-health-care-facilities-veterans/

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