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1444055821 Playing the Glasgow Game during the Unusual Suspects Festival The Glasgow Game allows any group of people to have a rich and engaging conversation about a central question or issue about life in the city.

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Published
05 October 2015
1528201490 Life expectancy in Calton - no longer 54 Bruce Whyte on life expectancy in the Calton area of Glasgow, highlighting media reporting of male life expectancy and looking at current estimates.

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Published
02 June 2015
1528201490 Playing the Glasgow Game Rachel Harris reflects on the experience of playing the Glasgow Game with a team from the Galgael, as well as the origins and development of the game.

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Published
27 April 2015
Logo_-_midspan_listing Midspan at 50 Midspan 2014 marks the 50th year of the Midspan studies - the largest and longest series of studies of population health in Scotland.

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Published
03 October 2014
1378286103 New Glasgow neighbourhood data profiles available A set of new health and wellbeing profiles have been published today on the Understanding Glasgow website.

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Published
26 June 2014
1528201509 Alcohol-related harm in Glasgow: a national, city and neighbourhood perspective Eric Carlin, Director of Scottish Health Action on Alcohol Problems (SHAAP), discusses recent research on alcohol-related harm.

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Published
23 June 2014
1528201524 Alcohol-related mortality and young women in deprived UK cities A new journal article from our 'three cities' programme of research discusses trends in alcohol-related deaths from the 1980s to 2011 in Glasgow relative to Liverpool and Manchester.

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Published
19 July 2013
1528201524 New three-cities report featured in the national media The latest report from our body of research into Glasgow’s ‘excess’ mortality has sparked a lot of media interest..

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Published
26 June 2013
1528201524 New Understanding Glasgow films New series of films, set in and around Glasgow, reflecting life in in the city.

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Published
12 April 2013
1528201490 Children’s health and wellbeing indicators for Glasgow Bruce Whyte introduces the children's indicators on Understanding Glasgow

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Published
05 January 2012