Saturday, June 14, 2014

Fact of the Day: Cuban Doctors

While Cuba's health-care system is harshly criticized by many, the number of doctors in the country is surprisingly high. In doctors-per-people ratios, Cuba is much higher than most first-world nations.

17 comments:

Cloudia said...

Plenty of Drs sounds good to me, Adam!
ALOHA from Honolulu
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Bob Bushell said...

Cuba is best, long live CUBA.

Kati said...

Wasn't Cuba featured in Sicko as being a good health care country? I remember Michael Moore taking several patients that weren't treated properly in the US to Cuba for appropriate treatment. So, all that criticism is probably to distract from the not-so-good system in the US (not to offend anyone here).

-Kati

Plowing Through Life (Martha) said...

This is true!

Emmylou said...

I didn't know this about Cuba. Unfortunately, the media just concentrates on the poverty and political system over there. That's great to know the people have a good heath care system.

DEZMOND said...

they have some of the biggest experts in the world and they have cures for many deadly ilnessess.... they have good scientists who work on important medicines

DEZMOND said...

yep, I wanted to say the same as Kati...

Margaret D said...

That is good news to read that about Cuba.....

Selvaggia Capizzi said...

Really???

Pat Hatt said...

Not all about the $$$$$$$$, like North American idiots

Christine said...

interesting.

uppmake said...

I've never heard of it. Media never share such things.

Dascha said...

Wow interesting. I did not know that. But it is very good!

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stephen Hayes said...

An interesting fact.

Pilar Domínguez said...

Really? that sounds great. Kisses:)

Caro * said...

Stunning fact ! :)

Theresa Mahoney said...

I once heard this:

If you want to have a nice home, drive a nice car, and be really wealthy, become a doctor in the U.S.

If you want to do your job, become a doctor in any other country.

Sadly, I think that is very true. I would take Cuba's health care over ours ANY day!