According to CNN Europe, Brits are resorting to pulling their own teeth with pliers.

While the government provides dental services through their National Health Service (with wealthy folks having access to private dentists), many Brits are unable to afford the private dentists and unable to find government dentists when dental work is needed. They are, therefore, quite literally taking matters into their own hands.

Read the article here.

Remember this the next time someone tells you socialized medicine will solve the problems of the uninsured.

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