The mortality rate at Scotland's hospitals has fallen by 8.4% over the last three years.
Teen Arrested After Scots School Hoax Bomb Threats
A teenager has been arrested in connection with a spate of hoax bomb threats made to schools.
The 15-year-old boy was arrested on Thursday following incidents in Glasgow, Clydebank, Campbeltown and Lanarkshire in the past week.
He has not been held in custody and Police Scotland said a report will be submitted to the Scottish Children's Reporter Administrator.
Stefano Brizzi was found hanged in his cell around a month after being taken off suicide watch, an inquest heard.
iona McMaster, 41, was reported missing having last been seen outside Marks and Spencer in Morningside Road in Edinburgh at around 4.40pm on August 8.
Stuart Campbell, who runs the Wings Over Scotland website, was arrested on Friday.
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