Recent blog posts on the SHEU website

Thu, 2017-07-27 09:36

SHEU is 40!

We were founded in 1977 by John Balding in the University of Exeter.

We went independent in 1997 and 2017 is our 40th birthday, so at today's staff meeting we had a cake.

 

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Mon, 2016-03-14 13:29
Thu, 2016-03-03 13:33

The Sex Education Forum have published today some notes and advice on puberty.
http://www.sexeducationforum.org.uk/policy-campaigns/the-puberty-issue.aspx
http://www.sexeducationforum.org.uk/resources/sex-educational-supplement...
We have looked at young people's engagement with the issue of puberty over the years.

Mon, 2015-11-30 14:08

The US School Breakfast Program [SBP] was established in 1966 for the primary purpose of offering a morning meal to low-income children who would otherwise have none. This blog, written in 2015, is not to mark any 'breakfast' occasion or 'week/day of ...' events but to place together a number of links to research that support a range of investigations. Some may be satisfied by simply clicking on a link and reading what appears on screen.

Thu, 2015-10-29 10:46

I was reminded of this piece today:

Wed, 2015-10-28 15:19

The World Health Organization's International Agency for Research on Cancer (WHO-IARC) have just released a statement about red and processed meats ( http://www.iarc.fr/en/media-centre/pr/2015/pdfs/pr240_E.pdf ).  They reviewed the evidence about the increased risk of things like bowel cancer, and concluded that processed meats definitely cause cancer in people, and red meat "probably" causes cancer.

Wed, 2015-09-30 13:51

There has been some talk in the press recently regarding a new US study about e-cigarettes, which seems to show that e‑cigarettes can contribute to the recruitment of young people (16+) to smoking.  The value of this study is that it was a longitudinal study, where the same respondents are followed up at a later date.
http://archpedi.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleid=2436539&resultClick=3

Mon, 2015-09-28 14:31
Thu, 2015-07-09 15:20

sheu research about childen and young people

SHEU local data about children & young people's health & wellbeing used by school nurses /la

Wed, 2015-06-10 09:25

sheu research about childen and young people

Some links to research about Children and Young People's mental health wellbeing ... /mh