March 29, 2013

On the perils of socialized medicine in Great Britain…

Great Britain’s National Health Service is unable to fulfill its most basic function. No, I’m not even talking about medical care. I’m talking about feeding patients. Britain’s Office for National Statistics just issued a chilling report. Over the last four years, 1,165 people in government hospitals starved to death. The chief reason cited for patient starvation is that nurses are “too busy” to feed them.