Publications

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November 2017

Report

Recent mortality trends in Glasgow: 1981-2015

This report presents recent mortality trends in Glasgow, including age- and gender-specific mortality and comparisons with the rest of Scotland.

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October 2017

Report

The potential impact of sugar taxation on young people’s dietary intake

This research, undertaken in 2017 by means of a rapid evidence review, sets out to improve our understanding of the likely impacts of a sugar tax, in particular on the dietary intake of secondary school-age people in Scotland.

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September 2017

Report

The changing ethnic profiles of Glasgow and Scotland

This report provides an understanding of the potential population health implications of the changing ethnic profiles of Scotland and, in particular, Glasgow.

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November 2016

Report

Parenting support: exploring the current landscape in Glasgow

This report presents findings and recommendations from qualitative research on the delivery and impact of parenting support programmes in Glasgow.

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May 2016

Report

History, politics and vulnerability: explaining excess mortality

A synthesis of the research undertaken into excess mortality to date, which, from a detailed examination of all the available evidence, identifies the most likely underlying causes and, therefore, the most appropriate policy responses.

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March 2016

Report

Alcohol use across retirement: a qualitative study of drinking in later life

This report presents the results of a qualitative exploration of older people’s drinking and the factors which influence their use of alcohol.

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March 2016

Report

Glasgow: health in a changing city

This report looks in detail at how health and life expectancy are changing in Glasgow and explores the changes to the city’s population, housing, environmental and socioeconomic circumstances over the last 20 years.

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April 2015

Report

Exploring socio-cultural explanations of Glasgow’s ‘excess’ mortality

An exploration of socio-cultural explanations of Glasgow’s ‘excess’ mortality in comparison with Liverpool and Manchester

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November 2014

Report

Strengthening the community voice in alcohol licensing decisions in Glasgow

This report explores how the community input into the licensing process can be strengthened.

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September 2014

Briefing Paper

Findings Series 45 - Nurture corners in nurseries

Exploring perspectives on nurture approaches in preschool provision in Glasgow.

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