Tuesday, 03 December 2013
Swedish pupils performances in key areas of academic development
continues to get worse when compared to other those from other
countries, the international school testing system, Pisa report on
Monday, 02 December 2013
Swedish health care has dropped five places since last year, according
to a new comparison in a European health index. It now stands 11th
place since 2013 thereby making Sweden the worst in the Nordic region.
Monday, 04 November 2013
Swedish research feel that Laser could be the next new thing to use to
cure Alzheimer and Parkinson and may other brain related diseases.There
are scientists from Chalmers University in Gothenburg who strongly feel
that such a feat is a possibility.
Wednesday, 30 October 2013
Much has and is being said about the nature of education is these days
as higher education get more expensive but it looks like the reward
promise of good jobs and pays seem to be a myth. While some camps are
totally repudiating the idea of encouraging university education,
others are saying that it depends on the course studied. So which
education course(s) are more financially rewarding in the long run?
Monday, 28 October 2013
Efficient management in Swedish care delivery centres is struggling and
it not very clear whether the strategy is money saving by cutting
services or just lack of money to invest in frontline services.
Thursday, 24 October 2013
There is a warning alarm that foreign students in Sweden are suffering
from extreme poverty - that some find it hard to even have food to eat.
Wednesday, 23 October 2013
Swedish private sector has succeeded under the current government to
penetrate sectors that were previously seen as more welfare – facing.
But various authorities such as the Confederation of Swedish Enterprise
would want to see more foreign “high brand” universities to storm the
Swedish university market.
Thursday, 10 October 2013
Better healthcare and rear-facing car seats are some of the reasons why
there has been a strong reduction in child deaths in Sweden. This has
fallen by 20 percent in 15 years, and it is being seen as a positive
development. This comes after a survey also show that Swedes are
feeling more physically better than previously thought.
Tuesday, 08 October 2013
It had concentrated on the mothers since she carried the foetus, give
birth and later breast feed the baby but a new study is also linking
fathers to post natal depression.
Monday, 07 October 2013
A new research is ushering in a new technology that will make it
cheaper and easier to early identify those affected by deadly diseases
such as malaria, and sleeping sickness.
Sunday, 06 October 2013
It is the most highly ranked Swedish university in the world university
league table and that high ranking is paying off as Lund leads in the
amount of international fee-paying students coming to study in Sweden
Friday, 04 October 2013
Officials from some Swedish business leaning organisations are calling
for improvements in rules so that more and more of the best
universities in the world could open branches in Sweden just as they
are doing in other countries.
Tuesday, 01 October 2013
Sweden is the best place to live as an old person on the face of the
earth in a new classification carried out by Help age international.
The news brought cheers to Sweden, especially as it beat it competitive
Nordic rival Norway to second place.
Monday, 30 September 2013
Swedish researchers have developed a method described as a
revolutionary model for cancer treatment with the use of intense heat
into the tumour. This model is a treatment of breast cancer, which
requires no surgery
Saturday, 28 September 2013
There are 2,400 fewer hospital beds in Swedish hospitals today compared
to ten years ago, according to figures from the Swedish Association of
Local Authorities and Regions (SKL), reports by various Swedish media
Thursday, 26 September 2013
Today it has emerged that more Swedish people are seeking healthcare abroad. Why?
Tuesday, 24 September 2013
A new study from Finland suggests that eating 5 regular meals a meals a
day can assist in preventing weight gain and obesity. This throws more
water on the questions of food and body mass development in which in
some areas people are advised to eat less to cut down weight and in
others, they are told to eat more at regular intervals.
Wednesday, 11 September 2013
Eating at least a few pieces of fruit a day reduces the risk of rupture
of abdominal aortic aneurysms, a new Swedish study show, throwing more
light into the value of fruits as a healthy living enhancer.
Tuesday, 10 September 2013
Finnish education system is always talked of as one of the best in
world and that seem to be something that will remain for a long time.
After just a month in school, first graders are already reading nice in
a school in Finland - the wonders of Finnish education model.
Sunday, 08 September 2013
The use of Swedish snuff has been discussed internationally as a safer
alternative to tobacco smoking, but new study shows how devastating it
is to foetuses.
Saturday, 07 September 2013
There is a reported outbreak of a viral disease in Sweden known as the
Ockelbo disease. It is a known viral disease, spread by mosquitoes but
the nature in which it is occurring this year makes it worrying.
Saturday, 07 September 2013
There are fears that hormone-disrupting substance, bisphenol A (BPA)
has been found in tap drinking water to home in Sweden, a test carried
out by the Swedish Chemical Agency revealed. The dangerous health
disrupting substance is said to be found in water pipes in eight out of
22 houses surveyed in Stockholm, Malmö and Gothenburg.
Wednesday, 04 September 2013
Sweden and Finland have emerged among the top 10 most competitive
economies of the world, new compilation from the world economic forum
revealed in its Global Competitiveness Report for 2013 / 2014.
Monday, 02 September 2013
A Danish academic personality has accused Pharmaceutical companies of
operating using methods he described as Mafia approaches in which they
carry out illegal marketing and tinkering with research which end up
costing hundreds of thousands of lives each year.
Wednesday, 28 August 2013
The University of Lund in Sweden is in the news in that it says it has
analysed a compound of element within the confluence of physics, which
ushers in a news compound.
Monday, 26 August 2013
"White women are more beautiful than black women!" This not the view of
white women's, it is the perception carry around by black women and
they are doing the most dangerous things to change the colour of their
Thursday, 22 August 2013
The numbers of people who have died of dementia in Sweden in the past 25 pears have quadrupled a new report out on Thursday say.
Saturday, 17 August 2013
A multi-resistant mutant bacterium has surfaced in Sweden in Sweden
challenging medic and warning people to be cautious as the go about in
Saturday, 17 August 2013
Swedish businesses and its entrepreneurs are not feeling pretty well
today and feel that the government need to do more to improve on their
climate. As for that, the business community has a list of demands,
which they want to government to address otherwise they are ready to
decamp to the left wing.
Wednesday, 14 August 2013
Not long ago it was an academic study, which concluded that black
people had lover IQ compared to their white counterparts. Today the
religiosity of people are being placed in the same category. Who is
right? A Swedish clergy challenges.
Tuesday, 13 August 2013
A new Swedish study suggests that young people who consumed alcohol at
adolescence will likely end up with early dementia, contrary to what
was previously thought. Therefore, alcohol is a far greater risk factor
in the illness than hereditary forces.
Monday, 12 August 2013
The Swedish opposition party, the Social democrats have not yet started
measuring drapes but feel that they'll do so soon. In on of their early
warning shots, the would love to reform the education system by
reducing the course length.
Wednesday, 31 July 2013
In 2005, more than one in four medical students in Denmark came from
one of the Nordic countries; today it is only one in twenty and changes
in the Danish academic harmonisation rules is being blamed.
Wednesday, 31 July 2013
Monotonous low-frequency noise from the road increases the risk that
the driver will fall asleep behind the wheel, according to a new
Thursday, 25 July 2013
The tide seems to be changing in the Swedish educational environment as men start coming back to the primary school classrooms.
Wednesday, 24 July 2013
Blood type and weight will determine by 20 percent whom in the population attracts the most mosquitoes.
Tuesday, 23 July 2013
The stroke illness, which was once thought to be an illness of the old,
is now turning its tide in Sweden. Increasingly, year after year, more
younger people in Sweden dies of stroke.
Monday, 22 July 2013
A new study shows that age is less important for the chance of a woman
getting pregnant than has been previously thought. Therefore According
to a new Danish-American study, there is no need to panic if you are a
woman in your late 30s and would like to be a mother.
Friday, 12 July 2013
What the bright weather does to improve libido and sexual desire is not
a new issue but a Danish author has thrown some more new insight into
the role played by improved sunny wither to sexual life in the dark
Wednesday, 10 July 2013
Women who work night shifts may have more difficulty getting pregnant
than others, a major new study shows a link between shift work and
reduced fertility, according to a British study.
Saturday, 06 July 2013
It had been known that eating more vegetable and fruits lead to better
and healthy lifestyle. That seems to have been more assumptions than
facts as a new Swedish study tries to put facts where its supposed to
have been missing.
Wednesday, 03 July 2013
Brown fat otherwise called calorie-incinerator, which has been
described as being causing ones body to burn other fat when one
get cold has been found to be still dangerous- causing cardiovascular
Tuesday, 02 July 2013
Sweden needs to create at least 400,000 new jobs within the coming 10
years if it wants to attempt to keep its welfare state running.
Monday, 01 July 2013
The Danish government in the past years has carried out massive
campaigns to inform people about care for their bodies in relations
skin inconsistencies. Despite that, a record number of Danes are
reporting growing number of melanoma and even more other forms of skin
Wednesday, 26 June 2013
The Swedish government's proposal to make the country's state
universities and colleges to become private foundations, is worrying to
the both the country's unions and student unions.
Monday, 24 June 2013
Though Denmark is one of the most environmentally conscious countries
in the world, it believes that car exhaust emission and emissions from
wood stoves kill 67 people in Copenhagen a year
Monday, 24 June 2013
There has been a surprise in crease in breast cancer cases in Sweden in recent years - up by 20 percent in five years.
Tuesday, 11 June 2013
A new Swedish study has shown clearly the increased risks in obesity
and premature birth. According to it, a third of all pregnant women who
are overweight or obese are enrolled in prenatal care.
Tuesday, 04 June 2013
The dangerous breast implants manufactured by the French company Poly
Implant Prothèse (PIP) which is currently in the bodies of about 4,000
women in Sweden have been recommended to be removed.
Friday, 31 May 2013
The Swedish free school idea, which has been copied by the British
government under the leadership of David Cameron and its Conservative
party, is heading to a brick wall. JB Group, which is one of the
nation's biggest provider of private schools known here as friskolar is
shutting down some school jeopardising the future of students.
Thursday, 30 May 2013
A very extra ordinary light that shined over Finland has been defined
as an exceptionally large meteor. This comes after hundreds of people
in Finland reported a bright light accompanied by a roaring over
Finnish skies three weeks ago.
Sunday, 26 May 2013
Swedish and Ducth researchers have found a change in a particular
gene that may be an important contributor to the common and
debilitating eye disease AMD, age-related macular degeneration. This is
being hailed as a new route to curing eye problems associated with age.
Friday, 17 May 2013
Progeria otherwise know in as HGPS (Hutchinson-Gilford Progeria
Syndrome) an extremely rare, fatal genetic condition which affects
children and gives them an appearance of accelerated aging seems to be
opening up to the route of cure led by researchers in Sweden.
Monday, 13 May 2013
Recently in the
UK, there has been increased bashing if higher education. With growing
unemployment and underemployment, many commentators and political
pundits have blamed some of that to rampant university degrees. One
proof of the negative side of university degree though has been the
inability of graduates to pay back their study loans.
Monday, 13 May 2013
More and more people in Sweden are reporting cases of mistreated all across the Swedish healthcare system.
Monday, 06 May 2013
A new research
from the Swedish university of Örebro suggest that new environmental
toxins have been accumulate in the systems of our smallest children.
Friday, 03 May 2013
meat is the single most important measures to reduce greenhouse gas
emissions and achieving the UN's climate goal. This was the conclusion
drawn by researchers at the Swedish institute of technology, Chalmers
in a report.
Wednesday, 01 May 2013
Women who smoke are at a significantly greater risk of colon cancer than men who smoke, a new large Norwegian study posits.
Tuesday, 30 April 2013
authorities have alerted the public about the outbreak of hepatitis A
linked to imported frozen berries and the number of people affected is
Tuesday, 23 April 2013
A new study
shows for the first time that researchers have been able to predict
which women are at greater risk of breast cancer recurrence based on
the nature of their breast composition. They have reviewed the effects
of the drug tamoxifen on breast tissues, and determine that the denser
the breast tissue, the greater the risk of cancer recurrence.
Tuesday, 16 April 2013
excessively bitter cold this winter in the Northern hemisphere and
also, a prolonged winter, it is getting hard to climate change
scientists to sell their story. We were expecting a growing scorching
earth but instead it shad been getting colder - Why?
Thursday, 04 April 2013
Germany, Denmark, Finland in that order where classed as the EU's most
innovative economies according to the Innovation Union Scoreboard 2013.
Wednesday, 27 March 2013
between different groups of parents' educational level and country of
birth are increasingly affecting how children succeed in schools in
Sweden as well as their health, a new report show as the question of
disparity in performances in Sweden is asked.