Encounter Gender Equality in Sweden

After looking at a trivial aspect in Swedish national health care system in my previous blog How to book an appointment with doctor in Sweden, I will talk about another signature of this great country: gender equality. Everyone knows that Sweden is always listed on top in terms of gender equality, which is an important … Continue reading “Encounter Gender Equality in Sweden”

Activities on Ice and Snow

CLIMATE IN STOCKHOLM Before stepping into our main topic, winter activities in Stockholm, I will first talk about the climate and weather in Stockholm, because these activities are not possible without them! As a matter of fact, winter in Stockholm lasts from November to March. From middle December to February, then average temperature will drop … Continue reading “Activities on Ice and Snow”

How to book an appointment with doctor in Sweden?

Sweden is well-known for its excellent social health care system and its high-standard medical service. How to make use of the medical service when you need it? This blog talks about one most common situation that every one might face: to book an appointment with doctor — it focuses on technical details and “tricks”! Step … Continue reading “How to book an appointment with doctor in Sweden?”

Let’s celebrate the Chinese Spring Festival!

In all the Chinese societies, a new year is celebrated twice: one on the first of January, and the other one is today this year! So to all of you, happy new year again, I wish you good health, good luck and good fortune! In ancient China (and even today), lunar calendar was used predominantly. … Continue reading “Let’s celebrate the Chinese Spring Festival!”

1st semester of Molecular Techniques in Life Science – Part II

3. Frontier in Translational Medicine (at Karolinska’s Hospital) According to the course website, the purpose of the course is to acquire “knowledge about human biology, disease etiology and pathogenesis, understand why and how bioinformatics tools improve the understanding of human biology, disease etiology and pathogenesis, as well as the implications of these interdisciplinary approaches for … Continue reading “1st semester of Molecular Techniques in Life Science – Part II”