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When Boris needed the NHS


I certainly don't get what I pay for. Whilst many others get what I pay for them for. You wanna spend a higher proportion of GDP on healthcare as decided (or squabbled over) via the state? You'd end up with more NHSE/GMC/CQC/Personal health budgets/24/7 access at less cost effectiveness/religious circumcisions/rationing, and that's before I get started on greater debt, i.e greater taxation and interest rates for us and our descendants, and a smaller private sector/economy/tax take, which harms everyone. Yeah, you don't want me to reply, as I tend to point out the fallacies in the 'economics' of the socialists. You happy to double what you pay in tax, D? Katie? As for Katie, "The national health service desperately needs transformation if it is going to provide an acceptable level of health care to the UK population over the coming decades." I agree, but it isn't throwing more money at it. Its allowing the individual the liberty to decide for themselves what and how to prioritise their healthcare, i.e. striving to afford it, saving for a rainy day, and deciding where the money goes.

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24 Apr 2020

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