University of Gothenburg

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Name: University of Gothenburg
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

Study looks at kids forced to act as caregivers

Researchers in Sweden are investigating the number of children and adolescents who have taken on parental responsibilities such as cooking, cleaning or staying home from school to care for a father or mother."We believe this often happens at homes where ... [Published Sveriges Radio - 22 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

Swedish seniors consuming more alcohol

Older Swedes are consuming more alcohol, according to researchers from the Centre for Ageing and Health at the University of Gothenburg.Researchers compared the amount of beer, wine and liquor being consumed by people who were 75 years old against the ... [Published Sveriges Radio - 23 hours ago]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

Gaming leads to better English

Youngsters who spend much time on certain computer games expand their English vocabularies.Keywords: Computer games, Language, Learning, YouthSendPDFPrintThey might help boost English proficiencies, but not all computer games are good for children. (Illustrative ... [Published ScienceNordic - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Scientists Acknowledge Blood Test Might Predict Alzheimer’s Disease

A team of British scientists have acknowledged 10 different blood proteins test that might possibly predict with nearly 90 percent accuracy whether an individual showing early signs of memory loss will develop Alzheimer’s disease within a year. Alzheimer’s ... [Published The Guardian Express - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Findings on Injury, Disability and Rehabilitation Discussed by Investigators at University of Gothenburg (Associations between leisure activities and...

Findings on Injury, Disability and Rehabilitation Discussed by Investigators at University of Gothenburg (Associations between leisure activities and binge drinking in adults: Findings from a Swedish newly sick-listed sample) By a News Reporter-Staff ... [Published Wall Street Business Network - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 2 reports

Xenophobia? What Xenophobia?

A study in Germany shows that the presence of partially assimilated immigrants increases native Germans’ general satisfaction with life: A 1-standard-deviation rise in the percentage of immigrants in a given region is associated with a 0.142-standard-deviation ... [Published Harvard Business Review - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Blue Salmon Caught in Reykjavík

Lake Elliðavatn. Photo: Páll Stefánsson.A blue salmon was caught yesterday in the river Elliðaá, in the Reykjavík area, by amateur fisherman Rögnvaldur Geir Sigurðsson. The fish had garnered attention for its unusual color earlier this summer when it ... [Published Iceland Review Online - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 2 reports

Children Raised on Small Dairy Farms Develop 90% Fewer Allergies

Fresh dairy products on the farm.Health Impact News Editor CommentsA new study published in Sweden shows that c hildren who live on small dairy farms run one-tenth the risk of developing allergies as other children. This study confirms the same results ... [Published Health Impact News - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 2 reports

Here Is Why You’ll Sleep 20 Minutes Less On July 12th

A supermoon rises next to the ancient Greek temple of Poseidon at Cape Sounion, some 65 kilometers south of Athens, on June 23, 2013. ARIS MESSINIS—AFP/ The surprising reasonWhen the moon is full, we sleep less…at least that was the common belief without ... [Published Time - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 3 reports

A breathtakingly Beautiful Full Moon Night Might Reduce Your Sleep by 20 Minutes

Science never fails to surprise us. Through an interesting recent work, researchers have shown that people usually sleep 20 minutes less if it’s a full moon night."Participants slept an average of 20 minutes less and had more trouble falling asleep during ... [Published International Business Times Australia - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 2 reports

A Full Moon Can Disturb Sleep Patterns

New research suggest that Full Moon can definitely keep you up at night. Studies by at the University of Gothenburg in Sweden have found that people actually sleep 20 mins less, on average, when the Moon is Full. The findings echo those of a Swiss research ... [Published Live Trading News - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jun 30 2014 - 2 reports

XINHUA - Swedish study shows internet psychological treatment effective

Swedish study shows internet psychological treatment effectiveContributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.STOCKHOLM, June 30 (Xinhua) -- Internet is as effective for treating mild and moderate depression as traditional face-to-face therapy, researchers at the University ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Jun 30 2014]

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"These children talk about loneliness, about guilt and about shame, and many of them are afraid to tell their friends about their situation" Nordenfors says. "This is not a good situation for them."
"An alternative explanation is that increased light during the evening, before participants arrived at the laboratory, somehow impacted upon their wake behavior, which then had carry-over effects on their sleep" Smith said
"I find it interesting how things can be connected through their contradictions," said Wang. "One obvious example is puzzle pieces - they fit together and create a whole through their directly opposite forms."
According to the news reporters, the research concluded: "Market structure played a certain role in immigrants' earnings assimilation mainly in Sweden ."

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Study looks at kids forced to act as caregivers [Published Sveriges Radio - 22 hours ago]
Swedish seniors consuming more alcohol [Published Sveriges Radio - 23 hours ago]
Gaming leads to better English [Published ScienceNordic - Jul 27 2014]
Have Facebook Addiction? Watching This Video M... [Published Inquisitr - Jul 27 2014]
Full Moon Looms Large Over Your Sleep [Published Sudan Vision Daily - Jul 24 2014]
Scientists Acknowledge Blood Test Might Predict... [Published The Guardian Express - Jul 24 2014]
Alzheimer’s Disease: In the Eye of the Patient? [Published Alzheimer Research Forum - Jul 23 2014]
Findings on Injury, Disability and Rehabilitati... [Published Wall Street Business Network - Jul 23 2014]
Xenophobia? What Xenophobia? [Published Harvard Business Review - Jul 23 2014]
Visual Poetry [Published Communication Arts Network - Jul 23 2014]
Alzheimer’s in the Blood [Published The Scientist - Jul 23 2014]
Xenophobia? What Xenophobia? [Published HBR Blog Network - Jul 23 2014]
Blue Salmon Caught in Reykjavík [Published Iceland Review Online - Jul 22 2014]
The moon does affect our sleep [Published thestar.com.my - Jul 20 2014]
Anny Wang uses contrasting materials in Akin Co... [Published Dezeen - Jul 20 2014]
Farm life is beneficial for pregnant women [Published ScienceNordic - Jul 19 2014]
Full moon looms large over your sleep [Published Latest Tech Talk Headlines - CBS News - Jul 18 2014]
Nature's vaccines: children who live on dairy f... [Published Natural News - Jul 18 2014]
Probi probiotics enhance iron absorption [Published New Hope 360 - Jul 18 2014]
Reports on Political Science Findings from Univ... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Jul 17 2014]
Questioning Christianity: Was Jesus really cruc... [Published Speaking Tree - Jul 17 2014]
Children Raised on Small Dairy Farms Develop 90... [Published Health Impact News - Jul 16 2014]
Full moon? You may wake up feeling tired [Published Saga - Jul 16 2014]
Kids and pregnant moms benefit from dairy exposure [Published Dairy Herd - Jul 16 2014]
Farm Children Have Fewer Allergies [Published The Cattle Site - Jul 16 2014]
Full Moon Looms Large Over Your Sleep [Published LiveScience.com - Jul 15 2014]
Dairy farm kids less likely to develop allergie... [Published Farms.com - Jul 15 2014]
Children on dairy farms less likely to develop ... [Published Farming Online - Jul 14 2014]
Löfven: Israel has the right to defend itself [Published The Local Sweden - Jul 13 2014]
Jellyfish can add a sting to summertime swimming [Published Radio Sweden - Jul 13 2014]
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Xenophobia? What Xenophobia? [Published HBR Blog Network - Jul 23 2014]
A study in Germany shows that the presence of partially assimilated immigrants increases native Germans’ general satisfaction with life: A 1-standard-deviation rise in the percentage of immigrants in a given region is associated with a 0.142-standard-deviation ...
Full moon looms large over your sleep [Published Latest Tech Talk Headlines - CBS News - Jul 18 2014]
A full moon may not lead to a full night of sleep, say researchers at University of Gothenburg in Sweden ...
Jellyfish can add a sting to summertime swimming [Published Radio Sweden - Jul 13 2014]
Bathers along Sweden's western coast should beware as plenty of jellyfish still remain in shallow waters and can pose a painful punch. News agency TT reports that although it's no record year for the lion's mane jellyfish, the creature and their stinging ...
Here Is Why You’ll Sleep 20 Minutes Less On Jul... [Published TIME.com - Jul 10 2014]
When the moon is full, we sleep less…at least that was the common belief without any real science to back it up. Now Swedish researchers have not only quantified it, but they also found a correlation between the lunar cycle and our sleep duration. According ...
Time for a more nuanced view of the Vikings: re... [Published Radio Sweden - Jun 27 2014]
Lyssna: "Not all traders and raiders" Radio Sweden's special Friday guest is Elisabeth Nordbladh, an archaeologist at Gothenburg University, who says she would like to see coverage of the Viking period look at more than just the traditional picture ...
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Rejlers engaged in the design of Humanisten in ... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Jun 03 2014]
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