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Comparing Physical Exercise in Groups to Group Cognitive Behaviour Therapy for the Treatment of Panic Disorder in a Randomized Controlled Trial
(Cambridge University Press, 2012-07-05)
Background: Previous studies have suggested that physical exercise can reduce symptoms for subjects suffering from panic disorder (PD). The efficacy of this intervention has so far not been compared to an established ...
Shift Work Disorder in Nurses – Assessment, Prevalence and Related Health Problems
(Public Library of Science, 2012-04-02)
Background: This study investigates the prevalence of symptoms of shift work disorder in a sample of nurses, and its association to individual, health and work variables. Methodology/Principal Findings: We investigated ...
Early and Later Life Stress Alter Brain Activity and Sleep in Rats
(Public Library of Science, 2013-07-26)
Exposure to early life stress may profoundly influence the developing brain in lasting ways. Neuropsychiatric disorders associated with early life adversity may involve neural changes reflected in EEG power as a measure ...
Prevalence and Correlates of Problem Gambling in a Representative Sample of Norwegian 17-Year-Olds
We report data collected in a representative sample of 17-year-old Norwegians to investigate prevalence rates of non-problem, risk, and problem gambling, as measured by the Problem Gambling Severity Index (PGSI). In addition, ...
Personality factors predict sleep-related shift work tolerance in different shifts at 2-year follow-up: a prospective study
Objectives: The aim of the present study was to investigate whether the personality variables morningness, flexibility, languidity and hardiness could predict sleep-related shift work tolerance for the day, evening and ...
Clinical Significance of Periodic Limb Movement Disorder (PLMD) in Insomnia Patients
(Bentham Open, 2008)
Attitudes toward gambling among adolescents
(Taylor & Francis, 2014)
It is well documented that attitudes toward gambling are a good predictor of problem gambling during adolescence. However, so far, little is known about what factors are associated with adolescents' gambling attitudes. ...
Delayed sleep phase syndrome in adolescents: prevalence and correlates in a large population based study
(BioMed Central, 2013-12-11)
Background: The aims of this study were to estimate the prevalence of Delayed Sleep Phase Syndrome (DSPS) in adolescence, and to examine the association to insomnia and school non-attendance. Methods: Data stem from a ...
Sleep and body mass index in adolescence: results from a large population-based study of Norwegian adolescents aged 16 to 19 years
(BioMed Central, 2014-08-15)
Background: The aim of this study was to examine the association between body mass index (BMI) and sleep duration, insomnia and symptoms of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in adolescents. Methods: Data were taken from a ...
Midlife insomnia and subsequent mortality: the Hordaland health study
(BioMed Central, 2014-07-15)
Background: Previous research suggests a possible link between insomnia and mortality, but findings are mixed and well-controlled studies are lacking. The aim of the current study was to examine the effect of insomnia in ...