School of Health in Social Science
The School of Health in Social Science supports and promotes learning and research across a diverse set of subjects: nursing studies, clinical psychology, counselling and psychotherapy, and interdisciplinary social sciences in health.
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Heart disease is the leading cause of death among men and unhealthy diets are a known contributing factor. UK policies such as front of pack labelling of food products and campaigns such as "Be food smart" are aimed to ...
This survey aimed to establish what foods are typically eaten by students in the United Kingdom as preliminary information for later studies of gender identity and diet. Specifically, we aimed to uncover what foods were ...
This short study provided groundwork for later research looking at the effect of gender threat on food choices. In this current study, a snowball sample of 128 university students residing in the UK were recruited ...
(University of Edinburgh and National Health Service (NHS), 2012-09-04)