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Subject:  Re: Moving to Canada Date:  9/25/2008  3:51 PM
Author:  aj485 Number:  1289 of 1701

In the UK hospital, people were literally lying the hallways for hours (no rooms) with no one to attend to them or feed them. Not my idea of fantastic...

Oh, we get that with the US healthcare system, too. Here's a recent example:

Michael L. "Mike" Herrera, who helped found his family's popular chain of restaurants, died Saturday after waiting nearly 19 hours to be seen at Parkland Memorial Hospital. He was 58.
Mr. Herrera praised the doctors who tried to save his brother's life.

"I want to commend those doctors for working on him so long and so hard trying to bring him back," Mr. Herrera said.

He also