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British Health Care Lags Behind Peers, Despite Free Treatment

Reuters | Posted 05.05.2013 | Healthy Living

By Kate Kelland LONDON, March 5 (Reuters) - Years of universal healthcare, rising health spending, cancer screening, immunisation and ...

Doctors: U.K. Hospitals Expediting Deaths To Reduce Hospital Costs

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 07.10.2012 | Business

The U.K.'s "death pathway" may be a little too deadly. That's the allegation of six doctors in the U.K. who claim that the country has gone too far...

Health Care: Why I Had My Second Baby in the UK

Helen I. Hwang | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Helen I. Hwang

I had my first baby under private health care in the U.S. and then my next one under socialized medicine in the U.K. The differences in the two systems are enlightening, to say the least.

British Health System Hits Back At U.S. Critics

AP | RAPHAEL G. SATTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

LONDON — Britain's health care service says it is sick of being lied about. Pilloried by right-wing critics of President Barack Obama's health ...

Death By Copay And Relief Abroad

Daniel Bear | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Daniel Bear

The boy's mom was able to focus on her son and his well-being. She never got approached to sign insurance forms, never worried about how much the hospital bill was going to be.