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Business Wire
Ferring Pharmaceuticals: World Bedwetting Day 2016 - New Evidence Confirms the Impact of Bedwetting on Children’s Daytime Functioningabout their bedwetting problem7. Dr. Søren Rittig, Professor at the Department
Ferring Pharmaceuticals: World Bedwetting Day 2016 - New Evidence Confirms the Impact of Bedwetting on Children’s Daytime Functioning
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
about their bedwetting problem7. Dr. Søren Rittig, Professor at the Department of Child and Youth, Nephro-urologic Team, Aarhus University Hospital commented: “It is important that parents understand the impact bedwetting can have on their child... Read more
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Newsmax
Use of Psychiatric Drugs Rise After Gastric Bypassgastric bypass may improve e.g. type 2 diabetes and other metabolic diseases,”
Use of Psychiatric Drugs Rise After Gastric Bypass
Newsmax / Posted yesterday
gastric bypass may improve e.g. type 2 diabetes and other metabolic diseases,” lead author Dr. Sigrid Bjerge Gribsholt of Aarhus University Hospital told Reuters Health by email. “But it is surprising that this improvement in metabolic diseases... Read more
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FOX News
After gastric bypass, use of psychiatric drugs may risegastric bypass may improve e.g. type 2 diabetes and other metabolic diseases,"
After gastric bypass, use of psychiatric drugs may rise
FOX News / Posted yesterday
gastric bypass may improve e.g. type 2 diabetes and other metabolic diseases," lead author Dr. Sigrid Bjerge Gribsholt of Aarhus University Hospital told Reuters Health by email. "But it is surprising that this improvement in metabolic diseases... Read more
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New Kerala
Saving world by fighting cows' burps, farts with oregano - newkerala.com #66800cent of global greenhouse gas emissions in the form of flatulence and belching,
Saving world by fighting cows' burps, farts with oregano - newkerala.com #66800
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
cent of global greenhouse gas emissions in the form of flatulence and belching, the Daily Mail reported. Researchers at Aarhus University in Denmark believe that they could help solve the problem simply by feeding those cattle oregano. They... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
After gastric bypass, use of psychiatric drugs may risegastric bypass may improve e.g. type 2 diabetes and other metabolic diseases,”
After gastric bypass, use of psychiatric drugs may rise
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
gastric bypass may improve e.g. type 2 diabetes and other metabolic diseases,” lead author Dr. Sigrid Bjerge Gribsholt of Aarhus University Hospital told Reuters Health by email. “But it is surprising that this improvement in metabolic diseases... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
New PRONI exhibition is the remarkable tale of two sisters - Con and Eva Gore-Boothis the result of a collaboration between staff at PRONI, Manchester School of A
New PRONI exhibition is the remarkable tale of two sisters - Con and Eva Gore-Booth
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
is the result of a collaboration between staff at PRONI, Manchester School of Art, University College Dublin (UCD) and Aarhus University in Denmark. It examines the role that theatre, literature and art play in both their lives, and the... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
High doses of vitamin D supplements could lead to fewer birth complications but reduce fertilityduring childbirth but reduce a woman's chances of getting pregnant in the first
High doses of vitamin D supplements could lead to fewer birth complications but reduce fertility
News-Medical-Net / Posted 5 days ago
during childbirth but reduce a woman's chances of getting pregnant in the first place. Dr Gitte Bloch Rasmussen, Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark The news was announced in Rome today by the Danish medical doctor and PhD Gitte Bloch... Read more
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PhysOrg
Study shows nursery web spiders offer gift to potential mates to prevent being eatenmirabilis). Female carrying egg sack. Credit: Charlesjsharp/Wikipedia/CC BY-SA
Study shows nursery web spiders offer gift to potential mates to prevent being eaten
PhysOrg / Posted 5 days ago
mirabilis). Female carrying egg sack. Credit: Charlesjsharp/Wikipedia/CC BY-SA 4.0 (Phys.org)—A pair of researchers at Aarhus University in Denmark has found evidence that suggests male nursery web spiders offer potential female mates silk... Read more
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TribLIVE
Lady spiders demand gifts from suitors — or elseshown female spiders prefer males that offer gifts. A 2013 study in Proceedings
Lady spiders demand gifts from suitors — or else
TribLIVE / Posted 5 days ago
shown female spiders prefer males that offer gifts. A 2013 study in Proceedings of the Royal Society B by researchers from Aarhus University in Denmark found that females stored more sperm from gift-giving males and had a higher rate of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Bring gifts or die - lady spiders' demandsspiders prefer males that offer gifts. A 2013 study published in Proceedings of
Bring gifts or die - lady spiders' demands
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
spiders prefer males that offer gifts. A 2013 study published in Proceedings of the Royal Society B by researchers from Aarhus University in Denmark found that females stored more sperm from gift-giving males and had a higher rate of... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Many breast cancer patients try alternative medicine firstbelieve that this will have a beneficial effect on their cancer," said Robert Z
Many breast cancer patients try alternative medicine first
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 6 days ago
believe that this will have a beneficial effect on their cancer," said Robert Zachariae, from the department of oncology at Aarhus University Hospital in Denmark. He wrote an editorial that accompanied the study. Therefore, users of complementary... Read more
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Fortune
Researchers Caused an Uproar by Publishing 70,000 OkCupid Users' Datatheir information. They cite, among other things, “code of conduct” guidelines
Researchers Caused an Uproar by Publishing 70,000 OkCupid Users' Data
Fortune / Posted 6 days ago
their information. They cite, among other things, “code of conduct” guidelines by the American Psychological Association. Aarhus University in Denmark, the school at which Kirkegaard is a graduate student, distanced itself from the team of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Can feeding OREGANO to cows cut their polluting farts?greenhouse gas emissions in the form of flatulence and belching, according to o
Can feeding OREGANO to cows cut their polluting farts?
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
greenhouse gas emissions in the form of flatulence and belching, according to official estimates. But researchers at Aarhus University in Denmark believe they may be able to reduce this by feeding cos oregano to alter the balance of bacteria... Read more
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express
Are YOU struggling to conceive? Vitamin D supplements can REDUCE fertilityand all attended a single centre in Aarhus, Denmark. The trials had been condu
Are YOU struggling to conceive? Vitamin D supplements can REDUCE fertility
express / Posted 6 days ago
and all attended a single centre in Aarhus, Denmark. The trials had been conducted by Dr Rasmussen with colleagues from Aarhus University Hospital, in Denmark.Related articles Could eating dark chocolate really make you look 10 years... Read more
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Engadget
Publicly released OkCupid profiles taken down due to DMCA claimsubmitted a paper based on the data, but that paper is now subject to "internal
Publicly released OkCupid profiles taken down due to DMCA claim
Engadget / Posted 6 days ago
submitted a paper based on the data, but that paper is now subject to "internal discussions." After the controversy broke, Aarhus University distanced itself from Kirkegaard, stating that the OkCupid project was not part of his student work at the... Read more
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Calcutta News
Online dating website OkCupid's privacy broken, data revealedsite. According to reports, the researchers Emil Kirkegaard, Oliver Nordbjerg,
Online dating website OkCupid's privacy broken, data revealed
Calcutta News / Posted 7 days ago
site. According to reports, the researchers Emil Kirkegaard, Oliver Nordbjerg, and Julius Daugbjerg Bjerrekær, linked to Aarhus University in Denmark, used a browser extension which is specifically designed to gather information. This was done... Read more
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FOX News
Users of complementary, alternative meds more likely to skip chemotherapyreceived chemotherapy," Greenlee told Reuters Health. In a commentary accompan
Users of complementary, alternative meds more likely to skip chemotherapy
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
received chemotherapy," Greenlee told Reuters Health. In a commentary accompanying the new study, Robert Zachariae of Aarhus University Hospital in Denmark writes that doctors who treat cancer need to discuss use of complementary and... Read more
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Wired News
OkCupid Study Reveals the Perils of Big-Data Sciencethousands of profiling questions used by the site. When asked whether the rese
OkCupid Study Reveals the Perils of Big-Data Science
Wired News / Posted 10 days ago
thousands of profiling questions used by the site. When asked whether the researchers attempted to anonymize the dataset, Aarhus University graduate student Emil O. W. Kirkegaard, who was lead on the work, replied bluntly: “No. Data is already... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Users of alternative meds more likely to skip chemotherapyreceived chemotherapy," Greenlee told Reuters Health. In a commentary accompany
Users of alternative meds more likely to skip chemotherapy
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
received chemotherapy," Greenlee told Reuters Health. In a commentary accompanying the new study, Robert Zachariae of Aarhus University Hospital in Denmark writes that doctors who treat cancer need to discuss use of complementary and... Read more
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Engadget
Scientists release personal data for 70,000 OkCupid profilesAmerican Psychological Association, which states that people involved in resear
Scientists release personal data for 70,000 OkCupid profiles
Engadget / Posted 10 days ago
American Psychological Association, which states that people involved in research studies have the right to consent. Even Aarhus University in Denmark, where Kirkegaard is a student, publicly distanced itself from him and noted that the profile... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Users of complementary, alternative meds more likely to skip chemotherapyreceived chemotherapy," Greenlee told Reuters Health. In a commentary accompan
Users of complementary, alternative meds more likely to skip chemotherapy
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
received chemotherapy," Greenlee told Reuters Health. In a commentary accompanying the new study, Robert Zachariae of Aarhus University Hospital in Denmark writes that doctors who treat cancer need to discuss use of complementary and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Data dump of 70,000 OKCupid users is carried out by researchersAn OKCupid spokesperson told DailyMail.com. The culprit of this data dump is E
Data dump of 70,000 OKCupid users is carried out by researchers
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
An OKCupid spokesperson told DailyMail.com. The culprit of this data dump is Emil Kikegaard, a master’s student at Aarhus University, Denmark who deems himself as a ‘polymath wannabe’, and two other co-authors. He told DailyMail.com ‘I... Read more
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Newsmax
Many Breast Cancer Patients Try Alternative Treatments Firstbelieve that this will have a beneficial effect on their cancer," said Robert Z
Many Breast Cancer Patients Try Alternative Treatments First
Newsmax / Posted 11 days ago
believe that this will have a beneficial effect on their cancer," said Robert Zachariae, from the department of oncology at Aarhus University Hospital in Denmark. He wrote an editorial that accompanied the study. Therefore, users of complementary... Read more
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The Philippine Inquirer
OkCupid dating site users shafted with a data disclosure arrowprofile data on 70,000 of its users without permission. A report on the Vox ne
OkCupid dating site users shafted with a data disclosure arrow
The Philippine Inquirer / Posted 11 days ago
profile data on 70,000 of its users without permission. A report on the Vox news website explained that the researcher, Aarhus University student Emil Kirkegaard, scraped the data, which was otherwise available to OkCupid users, for study. He... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Can Oregano Fight Cow Belches – And Climate Change?which can kill some of the bacteria in the cow's rumen that produce methane," e
Can Oregano Fight Cow Belches – And Climate Change?
KERA North Texas / Posted 12 days ago
which can kill some of the bacteria in the cow's rumen that produce methane," explains Kai Grevsen, a senior researcher at Aarhus University who specializes in crop science. "Of course, you can't kill all of the bacteria, or the cow would... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Can Oregano Fight Cow Belches – And Climate Change?which can kill some of the bacteria in the cow's rumen that produce methane," e
Can Oregano Fight Cow Belches – And Climate Change?
KPBS San Diego / Posted 12 days ago
which can kill some of the bacteria in the cow's rumen that produce methane," explains Kai Grevsen, a senior researcher at Aarhus University who specializes in crop science. "Of course, you can't kill all of the bacteria, or the cow would... Read more
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Business Wire
MOLOGEN AG: Further progress in clinical studies with lead product lefitolimod in Q1 2016(ISR) lefitolimod (MGN1703) forward. As part of the TEACH study in the indicati
MOLOGEN AG: Further progress in clinical studies with lead product lefitolimod in Q1 2016
Business Wire / Posted 12 days ago
(ISR) lefitolimod (MGN1703) forward. As part of the TEACH study in the indication HIV conducted in collaboration with Aarhus University, the first study results displayed significant activation of the immune system in HIV patients through... Read more
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PhysOrg
A calcium pump caught in the actfor approximately 1/3 of the ATP energy consumption in the human body. Credit:
A calcium pump caught in the act
PhysOrg / Posted 15 days ago
for approximately 1/3 of the ATP energy consumption in the human body. Credit: Dr. Johannes Clausen Researchers at Aarhus University have described one of the cell's key enzymes, the calcium pump, in its decisive moment—a so-called... Read more
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Psych Central
ADHD Linked to Disturbed Sleep in Childrensleep quality through electrodes have failed to show a correlation between slee
ADHD Linked to Disturbed Sleep in Children
Psych Central / Posted 18 days ago
sleep quality through electrodes have failed to show a correlation between sleep quality and ADHD. Now a new study by Aarhus University in Denmark scientifically confirms the parental reports — that children with ADHD do, in fact, get poorer... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Children with ADHD sleep more poorly than normal kidsNew knowledge: Children with ADHD sleep both poorly and less A new study from
Children with ADHD sleep more poorly than normal kids
News-Medical-Net / Posted 19 days ago
New knowledge: Children with ADHD sleep both poorly and less A new study from Aarhus University has now documented that there is some truth to the claim by parents of children with ADHD that their children have more difficulty falling asleep and... Read more
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FOX News
Parasitic worms may hold key to cutting spread of HIV: researcherscountries in southern Africa are seriously affected by both schistosomiasis and
Parasitic worms may hold key to cutting spread of HIV: researchers
FOX News / Posted 20 days ago
countries in southern Africa are seriously affected by both schistosomiasis and HIV, Peter Leutscher, who is a professor at Aarhus University Hospital and helped carry out the research, said in a telephone interview. "This overlap of HIV and... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Parasitic worms may hold key to cutting spread of HIVcountries in southern Africa are seriously affected by both schistosomiasis and
Parasitic worms may hold key to cutting spread of HIV
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 23 days ago
countries in southern Africa are seriously affected by both schistosomiasis and HIV, Peter Leutscher, who is a professor at Aarhus University Hospital and helped carry out the research, said in a telephone interview. "This overlap of HIV and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Why mastectomy IS best for young women with breast cancerof them undergoing the breast conserving option, and half undergoing full maste
Why mastectomy IS best for young women with breast cancer
Daily Mail / Posted 25 days ago
of them undergoing the breast conserving option, and half undergoing full mastectomies. Study leader Dr Tinne Laurberg, of Aarhus University Hospital, said that guidelines should take into account the possibility of worse outcomes if breast... Read more
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iol.co.za
Worms key to cut spread of HIV?countries in southern Africa are seriously affected by both schistosomiasis and
Worms key to cut spread of HIV?
iol.co.za / Posted 25 days ago
countries in southern Africa are seriously affected by both schistosomiasis and HIV, Peter Leutscher, who is a professor at Aarhus University Hospital and helped carry out the research, said in a telephone interview. “This overlap of HIV and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Parasitic Worms May Hold Key to Cutting Spread of HIV - Researcherscountries in southern Africa are seriously affected by both schistosomiasis and
Parasitic Worms May Hold Key to Cutting Spread of HIV - Researchers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
countries in southern Africa are seriously affected by both schistosomiasis and HIV, Peter Leutscher, who is a professor at Aarhus University Hospital and helped carry out the research, said in a telephone interview. "This overlap of HIV and... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Researchers: Parasitic worms may hold key to cutting spread of HIVcountries in southern Africa are seriously affected by both schistosomiasis and
Researchers: Parasitic worms may hold key to cutting spread of HIV
Eye Witness News / Posted 26 days ago
countries in southern Africa are seriously affected by both schistosomiasis and HIV, Peter Leutscher, who is a professor at Aarhus University Hospital and helped carry out the research, said in a telephone interview. “This overlap of HIV and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Parasitic worms may hold key to cutting spread of HIV: researcherscountries in southern Africa are seriously affected by both schistosomiasis and
Parasitic worms may hold key to cutting spread of HIV: researchers
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 26 days ago
countries in southern Africa are seriously affected by both schistosomiasis and HIV, Peter Leutscher, who is a professor at Aarhus University Hospital and helped carry out the research, said in a telephone interview. "This overlap of HIV and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Earth's core is two and a half years YOUNGER that its crustYOUNGER that its crust: Difference caused by curvature of space-time, finds stu
Earth's core is two and a half years YOUNGER that its crust
Daily Mail / Posted 26 days ago
YOUNGER that its crust: Difference caused by curvature of space-time, finds study Discovery made by Ulrik Uggerhøj of Aarhus University in Denmark This is down to a quirk in physics known as 'gravitational time dilation' Phenomenon means... Read more
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express
Alzheimer's cure at last: First drug to stop disease in its tracksfrom the profession for abuse against dem Mother and son are separated after l
Alzheimer's cure at last: First drug to stop disease in its tracks
express / Posted 26 days ago
from the profession for abuse against dem Mother and son are separated after landlords evict them The breakthrough at Aarhus University in Denmark has now inspired the start of major UK trials which have left neuroscientists at Imperial... Read more
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PhysOrg
Slow worms react quickly to climate changeregarding the animals, plants and microorganisms that we humans will share the
Slow worms react quickly to climate change
PhysOrg / Posted 27 days ago
regarding the animals, plants and microorganisms that we humans will share the planet with in future. Researchers at Aarhus University have now unravelled part of the answer from some small worms. For seven years, the worms were exposed to a... Read more
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Marie Claire
Scientists have found that you can actually die of a broken hearthave discovered the exact reason why a broken heart can kill you. Using data c
Scientists have found that you can actually die of a broken heart
Marie Claire / Posted 27 days ago
have discovered the exact reason why a broken heart can kill you. Using data collected over 19 years, researchers at Aarhus University in Denmark studied almost a million people to find what causes artial fibrillation, otherwise known as an... Read more
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New Kerala
Checking your fridge before shopping can curb food waste - newkerala.com #53419this has serious environmental implications while contributing directly to glob
Checking your fridge before shopping can curb food waste - newkerala.com #53419
New Kerala / Posted a month ago
this has serious environmental implications while contributing directly to global warming, Jessica Aschemann-Witzel from Aarhus University in Denmark pointed out in an article published in the journal Science. "We know more or less the extent of... Read more
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PhysOrg
Changing the world, one fridge at a time: Food waste, and what to do about itaccording to the article's author, Jessica Aschemann-Witzel, an associate profe
Changing the world, one fridge at a time: Food waste, and what to do about it
PhysOrg / Posted 1 months ago
according to the article's author, Jessica Aschemann-Witzel, an associate professor at Aarhus BSS, the business school of Aarhus University, Denmark. The article, titled "Waste not, want not, emit less," points out that overall, one third of the... Read more

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