Extract from Telegraph article:
"The public services ''apartheid" between England and Scotland has widened again as Scottish ministers pledged to abolish all prescription charges north of the border.
While millions of patients in England will still be expected to pay for vital medication, prescriptions in Scotland will be available
The move was cited as the starkest example yet of the "unfairness" of
Scottish residents already have access to free eye care and dental
As a result of plans announced earlier this summer, Scottish students
Unfortunately, most prescription drugs are far from 'vital', as the
article mistakenly implies. - Overwhelmingly, prescribed drugs do
far, far more harm than good. -
See I've been warning for years about prescribed drugs
Scotland already has the highest obesity in Europe,
and free prescription drugs are likely to increase obesity
still further, since so many of the drugs cause/worsen obesity
because of sodium retention and water retention.
See my website http://www.wildeaboutsteroids.co.uk/.html
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