Monthly Archives: December 2010

Is Boots Ad Sexist?

Boots The Chemist has made a mildly sexist TV ad (not the one pictured) with the tagline “when he’s ill and you don’t have time to be –  get cold and flu products for just 99p at Boots”. BUT ARE  THESE ADS

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Lack of male role models causes depression

Young Men without a male role model are 3 times more likely to feel depressed according to new research on the positive impact of male role models from the Prince’s Trust. (Image shows male mentors in Brighton  & Hove from

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Teenage boys more than twice as likely to die young

  Teenage boys and young men age 15-24 in England & Wales are two and a half times as likely to die young than women and girls of the same age according to the Joseph Rowntree Foundations Poverty Site.    

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Men say ‘Arse’ to good health

                British men are saying ‘arse’ to good health as the ‘Jim Royle Generation’ saw the average weight of a British bloke go up by a stone (7.7kg) in just 15 years according

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Do men really cause the pay gap?

The question of why women earn less than men on average continues to be a regular media feature. The gap between women’s pay and men’s pay in Brighton & Hove is considerably smaller than the national average according to the

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The Great Prostate Scandal

Three quarters of GPs aren’t aware of Government guidance on a man’s right to have a test for prostate cancer and 15% of GPs don’t support that right according to John Neate, chief executive of The Prostate Cancer Charity. You can

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Involving Men and Boys

We can only fulfill on our commitment to create A City That Works For Everyone – Men And Boys Included – if the public sector locally delivers on its Duty To Involve and engage with men and women equally. Anecdotal

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