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News Archive for April 2016

Awareness and acceptability of HIV prevention drug examined in new research

Apr 22, 2016

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.

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New Research on Walkability in Primary School Areas

Apr 15, 2016

New research has emphasised the importance of pedestrian-friendly and safe environment for children when walking to school.

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Parenting helps to explain the link between maternal education level and children’s BMI

Apr 11, 2016

Parenting practices help to explain why mothers with low levels of education are likely to have children with a high body mass index (BMI), according to new research.

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