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Socialized medicine fails this recipient

Paul Mason, 50, an ex-letter-carrier in Ipswich, England, told reporters he would file a lawsuit against Britain’s National Health Service for negligence — because it allowed him to “grow” in recent years to a weight of nearly 900 pounds.
Mason said he “begged” for NHS’s help in 1996 when he weighed 420, but was merely told to “ride your bike more.”
Last year, he was finally allowed gastric surgery, which reduced him to his current 518.
At his heaviest, Mason estimates he was consuming 20,000 calories a day.
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