Britain spends more on bedsores than U.S. does on planetary science.…

Here's a mindblowing statistic: according to the Royal College of Nursing, the United Kingdom's National Health Service spends on the order of £2-billion a year on the treatment of bed sores (skin and muscle injuries, common among bedridden patients, that result when regions of the body are subjected to prolonged… » 10/16/12 9:00am 10/16/12 9:00am