While so-called “Universal Health Care” can have tremendous advantages in the primary care field, it is totally unable to deal with specialized care. A case in point — and an all-too-common case — is cancer treatment. Time is of the essence when dealing with cancer, as the chance of recovery and survival is best if it is caught and treated early.
This video is not an isolated case. A very dear friend of mine could tell you a very similar story about her thyroid cancer and the frustrations of the Canadian Public Health system — but without the happy ending.