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Thursday, June 20, 2013 - 16:06

New research links about 11-15 year olds H&WB from SHEU including :
 
Mindfulness can increase wellbeing and reduce stress in school children
 
More Mindfulness links
 

Thursday, June 20, 2013 - 11:20

Following our support, via the Terence Higgins Trust website, for the statutory PSHE/SRE campaign on 11 June our MP, Ben Bradshaw, sent us a letter.
 
To read the letter click here

Wednesday, June 12, 2013 - 13:06

Dr Katrina Wyatt and Dr Jennifer Lloyd, in the latest issue of the journal Education and Health, describe the development of a school-located obesity prevention programme which used creative delivery methods to engage and support schools, children and their families in adopting sustainable changes to their lifestyles.
 
To read the article please follow this link
 

Tuesday, June 11, 2013 - 08:25

In the latest issue of the journal Education and Health, Allison Ford and colleagues from the Institute for Social Marketing, University of Stirling, research adolescents’ responses to, and perceptions of, different cigarette pack styles. The results could help adolescents recognise how they continue to be targeted by the tobacco industry and support school-based tobacco education to help smoking prevention.
 
To read the article please follow this link

 

Monday, June 10, 2013 - 13:52

Dr Alison McInnes and Dr David Blackwell, in the latest issue of the journal Education and Health, present their study on the drinking behaviours and health-related practices of school-age children in the North East.
To read the article please follow this link

 

Friday, June 7, 2013 - 15:01

Before Tuesday 11th June : Ask your MP to vote for statutory #PSHE in England

Friday, June 7, 2013 - 13:34

Dr. Mohammad Al-Motlaq and Dr. Kenneth Sellick, in the latest issue of the journal Education and Health, write about school teachers’ knowledge of asthma and their confidence in managing children with asthma.

To read the article please follow this link

Friday, May 24, 2013 - 13:31

Free research resource from SHEU for those concerned with young people's health and wellbeing
 
Topics - Food : Drugs : SRE/RSE : Exercise : Education : Lifestyle : Health
Example - ‘Getting fit basically just means, like, nonfat’: children's lessons in fitness and fatness
 
Monthly updates - - JOIN NOW - - click to find all latest links about 5-11 year olds
 

Friday, May 17, 2013 - 15:13

Following a SHEU school survey in 1981, a Health Coordinator in a comprehensive school wrote one of the first articles for the journal Education and Health (see below).
Among the valuable bits of information gleaned from the survey were results also supported by a youth leader from a nearby youth club.
 
Which one of the following did the youth leader feel was the main health problem among local teenagers ...?
Drug taking
Personal hygiene
Alcohol abuse
Lack of sex education / poor relationships
 

Friday, May 10, 2013 - 09:10

Welcome to possibly the best free resource with links to research about children young people health and wellbeing.
 
This service first developed in January 2006 and grew from SHEU's health and wellbeing research work with young people and their health related behaviour.
 
You can have the latest links sent to your email address.
 
The archive holds the links under each topic eg. Drugs, SRE/RSE, Food, Exercise etc.
 

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