In an evidence-based article, the Guardian highlights the deteriorating crisis of UK healthcare for cancer treatment. It reports that hospitals miss two-week target for seeing specialist for only second time since records began, as delays in treatment rise
This is worrying news. This is over and above UK cancer outcomes being worse than other advanced countries like France and Germany.
Clearly, the NHS is deteriorating significantly.
Many would throw more money at the NHS but the historic record of this under Labour governments highlights that the increased budgets are squandered on inflationary pay settlements rather than improved care.
Surely, people deserve better cancer treatment, most having paid taxes all their lives?