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2013-08-13 23:03:16

Loan Love offers home buyers and loan borrowers their professional advice by pointing out the three indicators to look out for when locking in interest rates. San

Statistics Show Increases in UK Bedsore, Infected Wound, Malnutrition Deaths
2012-01-30 06:45:42

More than 27,000 people in the UK died in 2010 as a result of bedsores or infected wounds, and 1,000-plus reportedly succumbed as a result of dehydration or malnutrition, according to figures obtained from the Office for National Statistics (ONS).

2011-10-07 11:06:46

The increasing use of "narrative verdicts" by coroners in England and Wales may be leading to greater underestimation of suicide rates, warn experts on bmj.com today, based on ongoing research part funded by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR).

2011-07-29 06:13:00

LONDON, July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Analysis of recent research published by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) highlights the importance of UK SMEs within the private sector according to SimplyBusiness.co.uk.

2011-04-20 07:50:00

According to new figures released this week, and based on data produced by the Office for National Statistics, more than 25 percent of British children 16 and under can expect to live to 100 years old.

2010-12-31 08:10:00

One out of every six British people alive today will still be around to celebrate their 100th birthday, British government officials said on Thursday.

2010-03-30 13:47:08

Having a large number of supportive relatives increases the fear of dying among the elderly from ethnic minority groups

2008-08-22 12:00:22

THE UK economy ground to a halt between April and June, official figures showed today. The flat second-quarter performance is the worst for 16 years and worse than the modest 0.2% growth initially estimated by the Office for National Statistics.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).