Erik Ph G Solberg

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OECD - OCDE on LinkedIn: “Worried about what the future…

Worried about what the future holds in store for the world economy? OECD Insights explains the fine art of reading financial accounts and balance …

U.S. special operations forces face growing demands and increased risks

Touching down before dawn, Somali "Lightning" commandos climbed out of U.S. military helicopters and carefully advanced in the dark toward a ramshackle compound tucked into muddy farmland dotted by banana trees.<p>U.S. surveillance had monitored the site for days after an intelligence tip signaled the …

The Western Balkans and Turkey to deepen economic and social reforms with the EU - European Neighbourhood Policy And Enlargement Negotiations - European Commission

In the annual Economic and Financial Dialogue with the EU held today, the Western Balkans and Turkey agreed to speed up economic and social reforms …

Alliance that bombed country only 18 years ago welcomes it as 29th member in move that has left its citizens divided<p>The Democratic Front, an alliance of parties opposed to Montenegro’s membership of Nato, flies a giant Russian flag from the top balcony of its red-and-white headquarters in Podgorica.<p>…

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Mogherini urges faster Balkan reforms for EU future - Politics

(ANSAmed) - BRUSSELS, MAY 25 - EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini has encouraged representatives of Western Balkans governments to …

Visas to Muslim-majority countries down 20 percent

A POLITICO review of new data indicates the U.S. is granting fewer non-immigrant visas, with Arab states especially hard hit.<p>President Donald Trump’s "Muslim ban" may be tied up in court, but newly released figures show his administration is issuing fewer visas to visitors from Arab and …

Beat Common Male Health Problems

Our cheat sheet to beating six health pitfalls that predominately plague men<p>Old age is overrated. Sure, women are nine times more likely than men to reach the age of 100. But it's their ability to dodge pesky health problems throughout those years that we ought to learn from.<p>Want to make the most …

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Nested case-control study of selected systemic autoimmune diseases in World Trade Center rescue/recovery workers. - PubMed

OBJECTIVE:<p>To test the a priori hypothesis that acute and chronic work exposures to the World Trade Center (WTC) site on or after September 11, 2001 …

Donate Blood Plasma by Alexandra

Myositis Support on Twitter: "Myositis Support Daily is out! http://t.co/KRCEfgMjxJ Stories via @stangoldberg @yidd0 @FibroBloggers"

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Join Angelique Kidjo as she curates @ONEGirlsWomen all month long with stories of improving girls' education around the world

I was born and raised in Benin, West Africa in a very special family. I didn’t realize it but my parents were nonconformists. We were 10 siblings but …

High prevalence of inclusion body myositis in Norway; a population‐based clinical epidemiology study - Dobloug - 2015 - European Journal of Neurology

S. G. Gofrit, H. Yonath, M. Lidar, Y. Shoenfeld and S. Kivity, The clinical phenotype of patients positive for antibodies to myositis and …

Prevalence and clinical characteristics of adult polymyositis and dermatomyositis; data from a large and unselected Norwegian cohort

Abstract<p><b>Objectives</b> The occurrence of polymyositis (PM) and dermatomyositis (DM) in the general population is largely unknown and unbiased data on …

The Best Foods for Your 40s and Beyond

Baldness, wrinkles, and back hair are the least of your worries; your body may be a walking time bomb. That's because approximately 30 percent of men in their 40s have asymptomatic prostate cancer, according to research from the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute. That is, the cancer is there …

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Long Exposure Photography Tips

Long exposure photography can produce stunning photos. Nighttime shots can bring out unexpected detail and create amazing light effects. Daytime long …

India Grows, Canada Disappears: Mapping Countries By Population

World maps distort — it's inherent in their design.<p>Take a spherical object (the Earth) and try to represent it on a flat plane (paper), and some parts of the sphere are going to get stretched. On most maps, Canada and Russia get puffed up, while countries along the equator get shrunk.<p>Every now and …

This Night Sky Timelapse Video Will Take Your Breath Away

What is it about timelapse videos that makes them so fascinating? They compress hours of footage into seconds, speeding up the pace of things as we …

MIT Offers Documentary Photography and Photojournalism Course for Free Online

It’s not unusual for colleges with large open-source programs to put out a number of courses free for the world to browse through online. In the past …

45 Years After the Moon Landing, We Look Back at the Best Photos from Apollo 11

It was 45 years ago, yesterday, astronauts Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins took on what is without a doubt one of the most important …

5 Unique Photography Apps for iOS and Android You Should be Aware of

Smartphone photography may have its detractors, but its proponents are all that really matter; they keep the mobile phone photography community alive …

Chinese hackers take command of Tesla Model S

The first documented successful hack of a Tesla Model S has come from China, Chinese security giant Qihoo 360 Security Technology announced Thursday.<p>The hackers were attempting to win $10,000 in prize money at a kick-off event during the SyScan +360 security conference, which is co-sponsored by …

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Sam Horine:Travel Photography Tips and Tricks

How do you capture the magical feeling of traveling to a new city for the first time?<p>Heck if we know! So … We found someone who does.<p>Sam Horine …

No such thing as work-life balance

Think about your workweek. How many times have you traded off something important in your life for something important in your job?<p>And how many times have you complained — or heard a friend or colleague complain — about feeling out of balance between home and the office?<p>Achieving the elusive …

The Viking Facebook

An unusual article recently appeared in the magazine of the Royal Statistical Society and American Statistical Association.<p>It featured web-like diagrams of lines connecting nodes, a hallmark of research that analyzes networks. But each node, rather than being a plain dot, was the head of a burly, …

Scientists restore normal blood sugar levels in diabetic mice

Scientists have discovered a novel protein-based treatment that restores normal blood-sugar levels in diabetic mice for a period of seven days. The study, published in <i>Nature</i> today, reveals a possible new therapeutic pathway for people who suffer from type 2 diabetes. "We had no idea that this …