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The health authorities in Norway have not yet established a clinical follow-up program for children born to drug-addicted mothers. New research emphasizes that these children have a real need for it.
We like eating meat more than the thought of eating animals. Scientists conclude that we choose not to really think about what we eat, because if we do we lose the appetite.
Scientists at the University of Oslo have shown that the content of the "love hormone" oxytocin in blood plasma and serum is about 100 times higher than previously thought. At the same time, they documented the benefits of Open Science and new publishing methods: Better science, faster publication, larger outreach.
Several funding opportunities UiO:Life Science – application deadline 1st of June
Apr. 18, 2017
Apply UiO:Life Science for support for internationalization, trainee positions in the life science industry, conferences and other events. The application deadline is 1st of June 2017 for all the calls.
The International Impact
Feb. 28, 2017
The number of international researchers at the Department of Psychology has reached one third of the total number of scientific staff.
Do executive functions predict binge-drinking patterns? Evidence from a longitudinal study in young adulthood
Apr. 10, 2017
Impairments in executive functions (EFs) are related to binge drinking in young adulthood, but research on how EFs influence future binge drinking is lacking.
The relationship between level of cognitive impairments and functional outcome trajectories in first-episode schizophrenia
Apr. 5, 2017
Although cognitive impairments are consistently linked to functional outcome in chronic schizophrenia, the relationship remains unclear for patients with first-episode schizophrenia.