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Sugary Drinks May Increase Stroke Risk

Jeff Ritterman, MD | Posted 06.15.2014 | Healthy Living
Jeff Ritterman, MD

A new study from researchers at the prestigious Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Sweden looked at whether sugary drinks increase the risk of a stro...

Is measles vaccination the biggest unrecognized success in global health?

Dr. Orin Levine | Posted 02.15.2014 | World
Dr. Orin Levine

During an interview with CNN this week, Dr. Hans Rosling - iconic co-founder of Gapminder and professor of global health at the Karolinska Institutet ...

Man Accused Of Eating Wife's Lips

Posted 06.01.2012 | Crime

A former employee of a Swedish medical university is accused of cutting his wife's lips off and eating them. The Local says the Swedish Aftonbladet...

How Does Divorce Affect Kids Outside The U.S.?

Robert Hughes, Jr. | Posted 06.26.2012 | Divorce
Robert Hughes, Jr.

Far too much of the research discussed in the American press focuses exclusively on studies that are done with American children.

Higher Education Linked To Rare Form Of Diabetes

Reuters | Alison McCook | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Among more than 56,000 adults living in Norway, those who reached university were nearly twice as likely to develop autoimmune diabetes - the form tha...