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Trump´s Right: The UK´s Health
System Is Broke And Failing

Investor´s Business Daily, by Staff

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Posted By:RockyTCB, 2/8/2018 7:46:09 AM

Health Care: Amid the news crush of the week, it would have been easy to miss President Trump´s tweet blasting Britain´s National Health Service. As with everything else he does or says, Trump managed to get people riled up. This time, it was for telling the truth. On Monday, Trump tweeted that "The Democrats are pushing for Universal HealthCare while thousands of people are marching in the UK because their U system is going broke and not working. Dems want to greatly raise taxes for really bad and non-personal medical care. No thanks!" The usual suspects expressed shock and horror that Trump

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: arcady, 2/8/2018 8:10:41 AM     (No. 11537208)

The UK have a head start on the US, but it´s only a head start. Obama and the Dems theft of the US Healthcare system, guaranteed its ultimate destruction.
The GOPe is alas ensuring it, acting like their Dem brethren, putting their benefit before the country´s.


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Reply 2 - Posted by: Nevadadad46, 2/8/2018 8:21:32 AM     (No. 11537223)

I was watching a video my son sent me- In England, some teens are running and jumping and one lands wrong and snaps his ankle grotesquely. He is in agony. the other kids call for an ambulance and emergency assistance. After several tries, they finally get through to medical services- "Sorry. There are no ambulances available to come get your friend." The other kids have to find a car- flag one down, gently, trying to protect the kids leg, carry him to the car and transport him themselves. And that is exactly the kind of government run health services the Democrats dream of cramming onto the american people. And dummies still cheer for the Democrats. Go figure.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: skedaddle, 2/8/2018 9:04:16 AM     (No. 11537262)

Bet the NHS would be in better shape if the UK wasn´t being flooded with the 3rd world. Kick them all out and see if even socialized health care doesn´t improve. That goes for the 3rd world doctors and nurses, too.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: zephyrgirl, 2/8/2018 9:16:38 AM     (No. 11537277)

Don´t ever criticize the NHS to a Brit - they can criticize it all day, but let an American do it, and all Hell breaks loose.


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Reply 5 - Posted by: citizen, 2/8/2018 9:28:56 AM     (No. 11537299)

We have had socialized medicine for decades.
We call it the V.A.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: bobgray2, 2/8/2018 9:29:22 AM     (No. 11537301)

If you put the government in charge of a desert, in 5 years you will have a sand shortage. If you put the government in charge of providing healthcare...

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Philipsonh, 2/8/2018 11:10:11 AM     (No. 11537496)

In the U.S. your health care can depend greatly on your location, what system you are in, and what your medical problems are, no matter what health care insurance you have. . Break a bone, no problem. Need a Pulmonologist or G.I. treatment, you may have a problem getting an appt or a procedure performed within a reasonable time, even if you are already a patient. This is first hand information. ( unless of course you are a member of Congress or a pro athlete where money is no object ). If you are lucky enough to be in a location where a major University/teaching hospital has a system that encompasses all types of providers, that is the best situation; otherwise it can be hit or miss.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: dvc, 2/8/2018 12:24:57 PM     (No. 11537652)

It has been pretty obvious from the many news stories for decades about horrific things in the British health care system.

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