Mon, 08 Aug 2016 09:00:00 BST
What's the difference between good and bad quality research? Why do the findings in one study appear to contradict the results in another? Which piece of expert advice should I really trust? Now academics behind a new online tool that will help people “ask the right questions” and “understand and evaluate” health research, hope to change that.
Wed, 03 Aug 2016 09:00:00 BST
Climaxing, erectile dysfunction and lack of interest in sex are main issues, with young people rarely seeking professional help. Around one in ten young men and one in eight young women in Britain who are sexually active have experienced a distressing sexual problem lasting at least three months in the past year, according to new research published in the Journal of Adolescent Health.
Out of the mouths of babes: Researchers go straight to the source to understand the lives of children
Thu, 30 Jun 2016 09:00:00 BST
Fri, 20 May 2016 09:00:00 BST
Researchers and practitioners across the UK and Europe came to Glasgow on 18th and 19th May for a ground-breaking symposium on health and prisons hosted by the MRC/CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, with the Scottish Prison Service, and the Royal Holloway University of London. Funding for the symposium was provided by the Foundation for the Sociology of Health and Illness.
Fri, 22 Apr 2016 09:00:00 BST
Researchers at the MRC/CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, University of Glasgow, have joined researchers at Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) in publishing a new study that examines awareness and acceptability of a drug which prevents HIV transmission among men who have sex with men (MSM) in the UK.
Wed, 10 Feb 2016 09:00:00 GMT
A study of adolescents’ drinking habits between the ages of 11 to 17 has found that the heaviest consumers of alcohol were teenagers who were under the lowest levels of parental control, and who were also the most secretive about their drinking.?