Tagged: health

Pastor Larson’s Corner: 14 extra years

Dan Buettner has written a book entitled, The Blue Zones Solution: Eating and Living like the World’s Healthiest People. During his worldwide adventures, Buettner discovered there were certain places where people lived much longer...

VoluSense’s best vest

The Norwegian company has developed a non-invasive way to monitor the littlest lungs Rasmus Falck Oslo, Norway A baby vest full of modern technology ready for the world was just launched and has been...

More contaminated soil to landfills

About 3.8 million tons of waste was treated at Norwegian waste treatment plants in 2008. This is an increase of 8 percent compared with 2007. Waste to landfill – up 10 percent – contributed...

When Drugs Stop Working: Norway’s Answer

Aker University Hospital is a dingy place to heal. Look closer, however, at a microscopic level, and this place is pristine. There is no sign of a dangerous and contagious staph infection that killed...

Mutation of pandemic H1N1 in Norway

The Norwegian Institute of Public Health announced today to have found a mutated version of the influenza A (H1N1) virus in three patients in Norway who had tested positive for the new flu The...

Exclusion of metallurgical and mining company

On the advice of the Council on Ethics for the Government Pension Fund – Global, the Norwegian Ministry of Finance has decided to exclude the Russian metallurgical and mining company Norilsk Nickel. The Council...