“In order to avoid ‘health care deserts’ in the countryside, the goverment have ended up saturating the consultations in cities,” physician Alexia Guidez explained, recalling that family doctors based in large towns cannot longer treat patients properly due to lack of resources.
"With current resources, we can no longer adequately treat people," Alexia Guidez said, recalling that doctors are saving money by recycling the disposable sheets used on consultation tables.
Wearing their white coats, protesters walked from the Pantheon to the French Health Ministry with banners containing slogans such as "We heal you. Heal us" and “Doctors, Not Stooges.”
Bordeaux on October 29, 2020 — just a couple days before France’s fall lockdown. Remember how some public health experts said we had to eliminate almost all transmission before people would feel safe participating in the economy? Major disconnect between experts and the public. pic.twitter.com/JfofZNeUAl