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Health Care in Cuba More Complicated Than on SiCKO


Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, Cuba )

AWAY AWHI
- 4381 days ago - reuters.com
Hospitals in Cuba are often shabby and badly-lit, and lack equipment and medicines. But the health system built by President Fidel Castro's government has produced results on a par with rich nations using the resources of a developing country



   

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Past Member (0)
Monday June 25, 2007, 9:49 am
thanks/noted
 

Corinne d (103)
Monday June 25, 2007, 12:57 pm
The end of the article says it all:
"

Hickey said Cuba's health care budget was no larger that his hospital's (in the USA).

"Cuba looks after 11 million with the same budget and produces better health care in terms of life expectancy, infant mortality and vaccination rates than we do," (in the USA) he said.

(additional reporting by Lisa Baertlein in Los Angeles)"

GEEZ, AND THEY'RE A COMMUNIST COUNTRY...Could that be better than Imperial Capitalism?
 

Yvonne White (229)
Monday June 25, 2007, 1:33 pm
There are NO compassionate Capitalists!
 
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