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The Big Vetolski Donating Member (436 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-11 08:26 PM
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3. Well said, because for-profit medicine is INEFFICIENT. Efficient
medicine costs less, and therefore generates less profit. Which is why the Canadian system, the Cuban system, and the British system(just to name three of dozens) are so much more efficient than our current capitalistic medical delivery system.
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  - Well said, because for-profit medicine is INEFFICIENT. Efficient  The Big Vetolski   Jul-11-11 08:26 PM   #3 
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  - Recommended  somone   Jul-12-11 12:54 AM   #21 
  - K.R. KR!  Cereal Kyller   Jul-12-11 02:04 AM   #25 
  - there was a thread about Galbraith  newspeak   Jul-12-11 09:42 PM   #42 
  - Recommend  xchrom   Jul-12-11 03:49 PM   #34 

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