The death rate among babies born on weekends was 7.1 per 1,000, compared with 6.5 per 1,000 for those born on a weekday, the Imperial College London researchers reported. A spokeswoman for NHS England said: "Most mums say they get excellent NHS maternity care, but for a small number of families that is not the case and it's vital that we take every step to continuously improve quality and safety".
The investigators found that between 23% and 45% of prescriptions were for brand-name drugs, even though identical generics were available. In addition, brand-name drug prescriptions are nearly twice as likely to be left at the pharmacy after being filled.
The approximately $5 billion project will expand the company's existing pipeline system in Pennsylvania, NY and New England, and connect it to low-priced natural gas supplies from northern Pennsylvania to NY and New England markets, according to a news release from the company.
Kurdish forces retook Sinjar town on Friday in a two-day offensive, supported by airstrikes from the US-led coalition. If his death is confirmed, it would be a key strike in the U.S.-led campaign against the group and would come more than a year after U.S.
Although Americans don't find this to be an issue as they don't feel affected by the global warming and believe it will most probably affect future generations. Busch conducted the work with assistant professor Diego Roman, a linguist at Southern Methodist University in Dallas. Some researchers suggest industry-hired scientists and successful public relations campaigns by the coal and gas industry may be the reason many people don't believe climate change is real, despite the fact a ...
Under the terms of the deal, CGN Group will acquire 1MDB's energy assets, including Edra Solar, Edra Energy, Powertek Energy, Jimah Teknik, Jimah O&M, Mastika Lagenda and Tiara Tanah (Edra operating companies). The announcement comes on the heel of the just concluded East Asian Summit in Kuala Lumpur where China's Prime Minister Li Keqiang pledged a $10 billion fund for infrastructure projects in Southeast Asia.