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Sex education at school means students have sex safer and later

Sex education at school means students have sex safer and later

  By Wendy MacDowall, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine This article was originally published on The Conversation (11th March 15). Lessons at school have become the most common source of information about sexual matters for young men and women in Britain. As part of the National Survey of Sexual Attitudes and Lifestyles, we interviewed nearly 4,000 people aged 16-24 years and t... »

Round-up of sexual health articles and news – 6th March 2015

Round-up of sexual health articles and news – 6th March 2015

Published journal articles Natsal-3 Patterns and trends in sources of information about sex among young people in Britain: evidence from three National Surveys of Sexual Attitudes and Lifestyles Clare Tanton, Kyle G Jones, Wendy Macdowall, Soazig Clifton, Kirstin R Mitchell, Jessica Datta, Ruth Lewis, Nigel Field, Pam Sonnenberg, Amy Stevens, Kaye Wellings, Anne M Johnson, Catherine H Mercer BMJ O... »

Weekly Round-up of journal articles and news items – 19th December 2014

Weekly Round-up of journal articles and news items – 19th December 2014

New podcast Episode 10 (click on podcast tab above) features Dr Ingrid Young, a Research Fellow based at the MRC/CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, University of Glasgow. Ingrid discusses treatment as prevention (TasP) and pre-exposure prophylaxis (PreP) and HIV.  She shares recent findings from qualitative work. You can subscribe to the podcast on iTunes. Journal articles HIV Effects of ... »

Weekly Roundup 13th June 2014

Weekly Roundup 13th June 2014

New podcast Episode 4 features Dr Kirstin Mitchell, a Lecturer in Sexual and Reproductive Health at London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.  The podcast was recorded at a symposium held in Edinburgh to discuss findings from the Natsal-3, so it’s a tad noisy!  Bear with it as it’s a wonderful discussion with Kirstin on findings on sexual functioning among British respondents. Yo... »

Episode 4: Dr Kirstin Mitchell

Episode 4: Dr Kirstin Mitchell

In episode 4, Dr Kirstin Mitchell talks to Dr Karen Lorimer at the Natsal-3 symposium held in Edinburgh about sexual functioning findings from the Natsal-3. You can subscribe to these podcasts on iTunes. »

Roundup 4th April 2014

Roundup 4th April 2014

Podcast is now online and on iTunes You can now hear the SHRN’s first podcast by going to the website or by heading over to iTunes on your computer or phone. On iTunes you can subscribe. In Ep1, you can hear Dr Mark Davis from Monash University talk to the Network’s Dr Karen Lorimer about sexual health and technologies (16 mins). We aim to have at least one podcast per month and two if... »

Roundup – 28th March 2014

Roundup – 28th March 2014

The mailing list is growing, so please let enquiries@sexualhealthnetwork.org.uk know of any upcoming events, publications or news.  It will reach across the UK sexual health research community, academic, clinical, policy and third sector as well as our growing international list. New published articles this week: New report:  HIV Instant Result Self-testing in Scotland  The sale and distribution o... »

Weekly Roundup: 14th Feb 2014

Weekly Roundup: 14th Feb 2014

Natsal-3 What’s new about Natsal-3? Catherine H Mercer, Kaye Wellings, Anne M Johnson STI (open access) Methodology of the third British National Survey of Sexual Attitudes and Lifestyles (Natsal-3) Bob Erens, Andrew Phelps, Soazig Clifton, Catherine H Mercer, Clare Tanton, David Hussey, Pam Sonnenberg, Wendy Macdowall, Nigel Field, Jessica Datta, Kirstin Mitchell,Andrew J Copas, Kaye Wellin... »

Weekly Roundup – 24th Jan 2014

Weekly Roundup – 24th Jan 2014

New published articles this week: We hope you’re enjoying receiving the SHRN newsletter.  If you would like anything featured, please contact enquiries@sexualhealthnetwork.org.uk HIV Tuning in to HIV awareness Natalie Harrison The Lancet Infectious Diseases, Volume 14, Issue 2, Page 108, February 2014 Factors associated with recency of HIV testing amongst men residing in Scotland who have se... »

Weekly roundup of sexual health articles and news – 13th Dec 2013

Weekly roundup of sexual health articles and news – 13th Dec 2013

We hope you’re enjoying the SHRN roundup. If you would like anything featured, please contact enquiries@sexualhealthnetwork.org.uk Nelson Mandela – Lancet editorial Nelson Mandela: from Umkhonto we Sizwe to AIDS ‘…Nelson Mandela’s associations with global health are broad and deep. For example, he chaired the Board of the Vaccine Fund, the financial instrument establi... »