• Physical exercise and chronic pain in university students 

      Grasdalsmoen, Michael; Engdahl, Bo Lars; Fjeld, Mats Kirkeby; Steingrímsdóttir, Ólöf Anna; Nielsen, Christopher Sivert; Eriksen, Hege Randi; Lønning, Kari Jussie; Sivertsen, Børge (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Background Physical inactivity and chronic pain are both major public health concerns worldwide. Although the health benefits of regular physical exercise are well-documented, few large epidemiological studies have ...
    • The interplay between sleeplessness and high-sensitivity C-reactive protein on risk of chronic musculoskeletal pain: longitudinal data from the Tromsø Study 

      Skarpsno, Eivind S.; Mork, Paul Jarle; Nilsen, Tom Ivar Lund; Steingrímsdóttir, Ólöf Anna; Zwart, John Anker; Nilsen, Kristian Bernhard (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Study Objectives To examine independent associations of sleeplessness and high-sensitivity C-reactive protein (hsCRP) with risk of chronic musculoskeletal pain, and to explore the joint effect of sleeplessness and hsCRP ...