Nicotine and the brain

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...
Is slim a choice?

Is slim a choice?

Doctor Vincent Flink Amble-Naess has written a report for Ephi on obesity and medicines. Flink Amble-Naess notes that effective medical treatment for weight loss is now available. The question is who should get it, how it should be financed and how we...
Taste of nicotine

Taste of nicotine

Taste of nicotine Professor Fredrik H Nyström teaches future doctors at the University of Linköping and has long been a very productive researcher. A researcher who manages to combine his own research with the writing of more accessible popular science texts. In the...
Taste of nicotine

Taste of nicotine

Taste of nicotine Professor Fredrik H Nyström teaches future doctors at Linköping University and has long been a very productive researcher. A researcher who manages to combine his own research with the writing of more accessible popular science....
Obligation to exercise?

Obligation to exercise?

Mandatory exercise? Despite the fact that daily physical activity is probably one of the best things you can do to stay healthy, it is considered to be something you can do at your own discretion. This applies to adults, children and pensioners alike. Is it really reasonable to...