Large health differences between population groups in Norway
...ong immigrants from Turkey and Pakistan. Iranians, norwegians
and Sri Lankans had a higher education than those ...with higher education reporting better health than norwegians
with lower education. A similar pattern was observ..., while Turkish women had the highest consumption. norwegians
were at neither end of the spectrum.
Prostitutes Fume as Norway Bids to Criminalise Sex Purchases
...stitutes working on the street, about 80 percent come from abroad, from countries such as Romania, Bulgaria and Nigeria, via trafficking. The rest are norwegians
who tend to be substance abusers.
In recent years, street prostitution in central Oslo has become more visible, prompting calls for a ban.
Norwegians Take in the Sun in Spain on Doctors' Orders
... Each year dozens of norwegians
flock to the coastal Spanish town of Altea to get Oslo-funded treatment at a rehabilitation centre for problems ranging from rheumatism to fractured b...
Charity Slot Machines a Thing of the Past in Norway
...r Society's revenues, and more than half of those of the Red Cross.
But authorities have decided to intervene in a bid to help the 71,000 or so norwegians
-- 1.5 percent of the population -- who are addicted to gambling and the 133,000 considered to be in the risk zone.
The average gambling addic...
Bacteria Infected Sausage
...nsuming sausage produced by Gilde of Norway//, under the brands Gilde Birkebeiner Fjellmorr, Gilde Birkebeiner Sognemorr and Gilde Haugp?lse.
authorities have advertised throughtout the country and have also requested the shop owners from selling ground beef. Food authorities say that they ...
Skeleton May Sustain Damage Due To Use Of Anti-Depressants
...eding the activity of bone building cells, while raising the production of substances which lead to the breakdown of the bone mass. As many as 400,000 norwegians
use anti-depressants daily.
Gustafsson's research has focused on Fluoxetine, but other anti-depressants are believed to have similar side effects. ...