So, a few people have asked me about my experience giving birth in the UK, and why we ended up filing a formal complaint. I'm not going to go into details on that, but I will say that I have no problem, whatsoever, believing this article. None of it sounds far fetched or made up, in the least:
Midwife mentally tortured me and told me 'no pain, no gain', Heather Paterson tells hearing | Mail Online
I'm okay with socialized medicine being bare bones, no luxuries, simple and efficient. I wasn't expecting the pampering I got on a first class insurance plan in the US. However, the conditions I saw were precisely as this article lays out.