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Europe's Health Reforms: Hard Lessons

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The UK Health Care Briefing Gordon Campbell Isn't Getting

Private deals drove up costs, slashed care, say critics.

By Tom Sandborn, 6 Mar 2006


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UK Health Chief Quits as System Plunges into Financial Crisis

'Reformed' system faces $1.6 billion shortfall.

By Tom Sandborn, 8 Mar 2006


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Swedes' U-Turn on Private Care

Voters quickly shut down experiment. Did Premier Campbell take notes?

By Tom Sandborn, 20 Mar 2006


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French Health Reform: 300,000 Uninsured

Doctors Without Borders go into Paris clinics to fill gap.

By Tom Sandborn, 5 Apr 2006


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Canada's Health Care 'Crisis'

How valid is the alarm behind Campbell's Euro tour?

By Tom Sandborn, 11 Apr 2006


Staving Off the Coming Global Collapse

‘Overshoot’ is when a species uses resources faster than can be replenished. We’re already there. And show no signs of changing.

By William E. Rees