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British Health Care System

Yes We Need Heath Care Reform, But Not to Look Like London

Carol Felsenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Carol Felsenthal

I do not mean to argue that health care reform is not needed here, but rather that the British model is not one to emulate. In 2002, our son was hit by a motorcycle while crossing a London street.

Britons Defend Their Health Care From US Criticism

AP | GREGORY KATZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

LONDON — Britons love to mock their National Health Service – just don't let anyone else poke fun at it. They particularly resent the Bri...

English Healthcare in the US Reform Debate: Setting the Record Straight

Zack Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Zack Cooper

There have been a host of rumors about the English National Health Service, ranging from the benign to the outright asinine. All these rumors are false.

I Was Treated to a Foreign First World Public Health Care System

Katharine Zaleski | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Katharine Zaleski

Last Friday I learned what it was like to be part of a civilized, first world health system. I was in England, staying at my godmother's house, when I got slammed by one of my chronic migraines.