Creighton G*, MacMillan E*, Oliffe J, Saewyc E. (2015). Living for the moment: Men consider risk practices following the death of a friend.Sociology of Health and Illness. 37(3): 355-369.
By jacqueline marchioni on October 26, 2016
The primary cause of death for men under the age of 30 is unintentional injury and, despite health-promotion efforts and programme interventions, male injury and death rates have not decreased in recent years. Drawing on 22 interviews from a study of men, risk and grief, we describe how a risk-related tragedy shaped the participants’ understandings […]
Creighton G., McMillan E., Miller B.B., Saewyc E. (2013). Girls on the Street, Period: Street-Involved Young Women Managing Menstruation (Community Report). Stigma and Resilience Among Vulnerable Youth Centre, University of British Columbia School of Nursing, Vancouver, Canada.
By bmiller on February 6, 2013
In 2011 and 2012 our research team went to places where street-involved girls hang out to ask them about their experience living on the street and dealing with getting their periods. This community report shares what they told us. Girls on the Street Period, Street-Involved Young Women Managing Menstruation Community Report This research was done […]