GERMANY – German news website Der Spiegel has published an article entitled The NHS Treatment for ‘Gezika’, is Not as Good as It Seems.
According to the report, there are more than 2,200 people waiting to receive treatment for the bacteria-like infection.
The disease, which has killed more than 3,000 people in Europe, is thought to be caused by a virus called Gezika.
Der Spiegel reported that some patients have been waiting to be admitted to hospitals for more than a year for treatment.
Some patients have even been told that their doctors will not treat them.