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UK man waited in freezing hospital corridor for 8 hours

After being rushed to the hospital for chest pains, he was left even without a pillow

By John Ferguson
Daily Record

GLASGOW, Scotland — A sickened son last night slammed the NHS after his elderly dad lay in a freezing hospital corridor for eight hours.

Frail widower John McGarrity, 84, was left without even a pillow after being rushed to casualty by ambulance with chest pains.

Full story: UK man waited in freezing hospital corridor for 8 hours

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