From February 2017, information about the work of the MRC/CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, University of Glasgow is available and updated on the University of Glasgow website.

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News Archive for December 2015

Prof. Anne Ellaway writes about the importance of actively using outdoor space

Dec 11, 2015

In an article published in The Scotsman newspaper Anne Ellaway describes how increased physical activity will help tackle obesity

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Young people turn to social media for advice on managing health conditions

Dec 9, 2015

Social media is now a useful source of information for many young adults with chronic health conditions a new study, conducted by researchers from the MRC/CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit has found.

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Solutions for fixing non-participation and drop out in health studies

Dec 2, 2015

Dr Linsay Gray of the MRC/CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit has contributed a commentary on approaching the problems of non-participation and drop out in health studies of individuals

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World AIDS Day

Dec 2, 2015

Speaking on World AIDS Day, Dr Ingrid Young from the MRC/CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit contributed to an STV news feature exploring new approaches to HIV prevention

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