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Chemotherapy can affect the brain’s network and impair the memory according to a new study from Aarhus BSS and Aarhus University Hospital. Photo: Colourbox

2017.08.11 | Research news

Chemotherapy impairs your memory

Chemotherapy can affect the brain’s network and impair the memory according to a new study from Department of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences, Aarhus BSS and Aarhus University Hospital.

Torsten Kolind. Photo: Tine Bagger

2017.06.19 | People

New director at the Centre for Alcohol and Drug Research

The Centre for Alcohol and Drug Research at Aarhus BSS has a new director: Professor Torsten Kolind, who has worked at the centre for a number of years.

14 June 2017 is research presentation day at the Centre for Alcohol and Drug Research. Photo: AU Foto

2017.06.02 | Events

Can we predict which young people will develop a substance abuse?

Most young people use some form of alcohol or drug when they go to a party without it causing any problems. However, for a small group of young people, the use escalates and causes major problems for them in the long term. Why does this happen to some young people - and how can we prevent it from happening?

Mia Skytte O´Toole. Photo: Tine Bagger

2017.05.19 | People

Mia Skytte O’Toole from the Department of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences, Aarhus BSS h

Mia Skytte O’Toole from the Department of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences, Aarhus BSS has been selected as this year’s - and the Danish Psychological Association’s first - junior researcher.

Children with older mothers thrive better. Photo: Colourbox

2017.03.21 | Research news

Children with older mothers thrive better

The average maternal age has increased steadily for the past many years - and that is actually not so bad. New research from Aarhus BSS shows that older mothers are less likely to punish and scold their children while raising them, and that the children have fewer behavioural, social and emotional difficulties.

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