Contact the Duty Press Officer by telephone (+47) 21 07 83 00 or by e-mail medievakt [@] fhi.no. The Duty Press Officer will help to find an appropriate spokesperson.
News and messages
76,000 elderly people were dispensed at least 15 medicines during 2017
Drug use among the elderly has increased year-on-year. In 2017, approximately 76,000 elderly people living at home were dispensed at least 15 prescription drugs, 570,000 were dispensed five or more.
Rabies among polar foxes on Hopen, Svalbard
Rabies has been detected in a polar fox on Hopen, an island in the Svalbard archipelago. To date, rabies has never been detected in humans in Svalbard.
NIPH to lead European adolescent obesity project
An international research project has begun to investigate how society can help adolescents to choose a healthy diet and an active lifestyle.
- Show more