Digital misogyny on the rise

16 September 2022

Research shows that misogynist online communities have increased in numbers intensity and become more extreme in the past decade. 

 

Women more severely affected by tinnitus than men are

16 December 2021
More men than women are affected by ear buzz, but the consequences are greater for women. Women also have a higher risk of severe hereditary tinnitus, according to a research project.

Hopes for increased attention to side effects among women

20 May 2021
Sabine Oertelt-Prigione hopes that the pandemic and vaccination will make people more aware of sex differences in medicine.

“Pandemics affect women and men differently”

8 July 2020
Our knowledge about previous pandemics gives us invaluable information on how to handle today’s corona pandemic, according to researchers.

Who cares for the men who are left behind?

4 June 2020
We need more research and less scorn, and a better understanding of the incel phenomenon in order to prevent radicalisation, writes Leif Edward Ottesen Kennair

Inequalities in health: Men die, women suffer

4 February 2016
Nordic men need to start seeing the doctor before it is too late. Nordic women need to become better at talking about their work environment. And the politicians who are crafting tomorrow’s health policy need to put on their gender spectacles, state researchers.

Gender equality gives men better lives

15 October 2015
Men living in highly gender equal societies have better quality of life than men in less gender equal societies, according to new research from Øystein Gullvåg Holter.

Men soften with age

5 October 2015
“Dirty old men” or asexual seniors? Research on sexuality and old age paves the way for a new view of masculinity.

Test of manhood

25 September 2015
The implications of prostate cancer get men thinking about what it means to be a man, according to a Norwegian doctoral thesis.

ME: The male disorder that became a female disorder

28 August 2015
Previously long-term exhaustion was considered a male disorder caused by societal pressures. Today women comprise the majority of ME patients, and they feel that their condition is their own fault.

Men's violence against women: Not only a question of power

27 August 2015
The majority of men who use violence against their partner struggle with serious mental health issues. We need to look at more than just the power relations between the sexes in order to understand and prevent domestic violence, says researcher.

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