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Report launch: Is slim a choice?

Report launch: Is slim a choice?

How should the healthcare system look at obesity? And where do the new obesity drugs fit into the Swedish healthcare system? Doctor Vincent Flink asks this question...

EPHI IN ALMEDALEN 2023!

EPHI IN ALMEDALEN 2023!

On Thursday 29 June at Donnersgatan 3, we are organising five seminars on interesting and current topics. The day ends with a mingle where you can...

Podcast: Health for the unhealthy

122. Skip the sun cream and enjoy the sun

Health expert Fredrik Paulún joins the podcast to talk about his latest book, The Light Revolution. Paulún explains that the sun is at least as important as exercise for our health, and that the advice to always wear sun cream is wrong.

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121. snus sales in pharmacies

Psychiatrist David Eberhard, author of the report Nicotine and the Brain for EPHI, tells us what addiction is, how it works and when it's dangerous, and why the inventor of snuff bags deserves the Nobel Prize in Medicine.

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120. Tobé (M) - Pro-free trade customs advocate

The Moderate Party's top candidate Tomas Tobé joins the podcast ahead of the EU elections. Tobé explains why snus is provocative in the EU and notes that the battle over nuclear power has been won. We get answers to why carbon dioxide tariffs might be a good idea and whether the EU should decide how much we...

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119. Sweden needs more mines

MEP Emma Wiesner (C) joins the podcast to give her election promises for the upcoming EU elections. Wiesner wants to see an EU that takes responsibility for mining and where the pigs still have grunts. 

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Nicotine and the brain

Doctor David Eberhard has written a report for EPHI on nicotine, the brain and addiction. Mr Eberhard asks whether addiction itself is really dangerous and how we distinguish between an addiction and a habit. The report is available in both English and Swedish. Watch the call from Brussels...

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