We can’t expect young men to access reliable COVID-19 messages from people they don’t know, through media they don’t use.
New research shows some stereotypical ideas about what it means to be a man have a particularly harmful effect on men’s behaviour.
More than 60% of Victorian young adults live with their parents, followed by 56% in New South Wales and about 53% in the other four states. In Queensland, the proportion of young adults living at home rose from 31% in 2001 to 52% in 2017.
In 2017, 56% of men aged 18 to 29 lived with one or both parents, up from 47% in 2001. And over the same period, the proportion of women aged 18 to 29 living with their parents rose from 36% to 54%.
The boxing gym can be a place for young people to escape street life – but it’s also the home of a violent sport.
Asylum seekers from Haiti leave Olympic Stadium in August, 2017 in Montreal.The stadium is being used as temporary housing to deal with the influx of asylum seekers arriving from the United States.
(THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ryan Remiorz)
Talking about mental health challenges is not always so easy for young immigrant and refugee men in Canada, according to research from the University of British Columbia.
Young people from poor backgrounds are being radicalised by criminal gangs.
Who you can become is shaped by the history of your home.
Masculinity is defined by more than just manliness.
A longing for power and social status mixed with hormones and fear can have deadly consequences.
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Why is there always a man behind the trigger? And why is it almost always a young man?
Wagering on players can add a layer of excitement to a game that’s already full of drama.
For many, the marriage of two American pastimes – gambling and sports – can be almost impossible to resist.
Death rates from type 1 diabetes in UK males aged 15 to 24 have almost doubled since 2000.
Death rates for young men with type 1 diabetes in the UK have shot past similar figures for Western Europe. Greater focus on adolescents could save lives.
If this man had half a brain, he wouldn’t have needed his partner to tell him how to find the best hotel deal without staying up all night.
Youtube/Hotels Combined Commercial, Australia, 2013, Cole Rintoul
“Get your hand off it,” says the girl in the ad. Here is a cowgirl type telling men not to play with anything while driving. It’s the mobile that she means, ha ha. Why should we be concerned? Because yet…