Centre for Gender Medicine

Supporting research and education towards innovation in health care via promotion and implementation of sex and gender analysis.

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News - CfGM

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31 Aug 2015 Karolinska Institutet hosts international panel to fight pregnancy complications Gender, Gender medicine, Obstetrics
26 Aug 2015 Healthy controls needed for blood donation Human subject research
05 Aug 2015 Choice of method in attempted suicides reflects risk of subsequent suicide Psychiatric disorders, Psychiatry, Suicide Research
31 Jul 2015 The lesson from Norway: a success case in gender medicine and academia Gender, Gender medicine
29 Jul 2015 New treatment principle for tuberculosis activates the body's own defence system Bacteria, Infectious Disease Medicine, Publication

Stories on Men's Health

In the European region as a whole in 2011, average life expectancy at birth was 72 for men and 79 for women, a difference of 7 years.Of particular concern is the high level of premature mortality among men. There were 630,000 deaths among men of working age (15-64) in 2007 across Europe. By comparison, there were 300,000 deaths in women of working age (The European men’s health forum 2013).

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