Researchers from Imperial College London told which days the birth of children takes place most smoothly. It turned out that newborns who were born at the weekend have an increased risk of death. Even riskier is celebrated on Thursdays. These were established in the analysis of more than a million births.
According to statistics, for every thousand births are 6-7 deaths (6.5 cases). On weekends, the rate rises to 7.1 per thousand. The lowest level of infant mortality is recorded on Tuesdays, the highest on Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays.
Additional risks have on the weekends and pregnant women. While scientists can't answer the question, what is involved in this phenomenon. Version that weekend working fewer medical staff, while rejected.