"Are neighbourhood characteristics associated with adolescent drinking in Scotland? A cross-classified multilevel analysis"

06 Jun 2017

We are pleased to share that Gina Martin our PhD student is presenting a paper titled "Are neighbourhood characteristics associated with adolescent drinking in Scotland? A cross-classified multilevel analysis" at the 43rd Annual Alcohol Epidemiology Symposium of the Kettil Bruun Society currently…

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WHO/HBSC Obesity Report published

17 May 2017

Adolescent obesity and related behaviours: trends and inequalities in the WHO European Region, 2002–2014 A new WHO/HBSC report 'Adolescent obesity and related behaviours: trends and inequalities in the WHO European Region, 2002–2014' was published today, Wednesday 17 May at the European…

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CAHRU welcomes Adele Piper

19 Apr 2017

CAHRU is delighted to welcome Adele Piper to our team. Her background is in public health, specialising in child and family weight management multi-component (exercise, nutrition and behaviour change) programmes. She takes on the role of HBSC Assistant International Network Coordinator.

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New study conducted by CAHRU on mental health and wellbeing of Scotland's young carers

21 Feb 2017

A new study published today explores the mental health and wellbeing of young carers in Scotland and reveals that more than one in four are doing the caring on their own. The study is the first of its kind in Scotland, matching young carers and their perceptions of their health and wellbeing…

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Dr Jo Inchley has interview with the Research Features magazine

02 Feb 2017

Jo Inchley was interviewed for the February issue of Research Features magazine. The article focuses on the work of CAHRU, HBSC and the WHO Collaborating Centre in relation to international child and adolescent health. It can be viewed online see article

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HBSC journal article update - August 2018

International Youth Day: Safe spaces for healthy adolescents

HBSC journal article update - July 2018

HBSC 2018 Spring Meeting: Warsaw, Poland

HBSC journal article update - June 2018

World No Tobacco Day 2018

HBSC journal article update - May 2018

Teen Health Week - 18th to 24th of March 2018

International Women's Day

20 years of adolescent health in Ireland

HBSC journal article update - January 2018

9th Excellence in Pediatrics conference - Vienna 2017

November 20th: Universal Children's Day

Explaining trends in adolescent alcohol use in the Netherlands, 1992-2015: the role of strict parental rule-setting

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