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  1. Considerations of how gender-related factors influence smoking first appeared over 20 years ago in the work of critical and feminist scholars. This scholarship highlighted the need to consider the social and c...

    Authors: Joan L Bottorff, Rebecca Haines-Saah, Mary T Kelly, John L Oliffe, Iris Torchalla, Nancy Poole, Lorraine Greaves, Carole A Robinson, Mary HH Ensom, Chizimuzo TC Okoli and J Craig Phillips
    Citation: International Journal for Equity in Health 2014 13:114
  2. In Canada, prostate cancer (PCa) is the most common male cancer, and prostate cancer support groups (PCSGs) have prevailed for more than 20 years providing support to men with PCa and their families. While the...

    Authors: Bernard M Garrett, John L Oliffe, Joan L Bottorff, Michael McKenzie, Christina S Han and John S Ogrodniczuk
    Citation: BMC Family Practice 2014 15:56
  3. Prostate cancer is often labelled a couple’s disease wherein the partner plays an important role in the man’s illness management and related health promotion activities. The aim of this study was to explore pa...

    Authors: Julie Midtgaard, Tine Tjørnhøj-Thomsen, Mette Rørth, Malene Kronborg, Eik D. Bjerre and John L. Oliffe
    Citation: BMC Public Health 2021 21:1398
  4. The importance of gender in understanding health practices and illness experiences is increasingly recognized, and key to this work is a better understanding of the application of gender relations. The influen...

    Authors: Joan L Bottorff, John L Oliffe, Carole A Robinson and Joanne Carey
    Citation: International Journal for Equity in Health 2011 10:60
  5. China is home to the largest number of smokers in the world; more than half of the male population smoke. Given the high rates of Chinese immigration to Canada and the USA, researchers have explored the effect...

    Authors: Aimei Mao, Joan L Bottorff, John L Oliffe, Gayl Sarbit and Mary T Kelly
    Citation: BMC Public Health 2015 15:286
  6. Despite its increasing prevalence and acceptance among the general public, cannabis use continues to be viewed as an aberrant activity in many contexts. However, little is known about how stigma associated wit...

    Authors: Joan L Bottorff, Laura JL Bissell, Lynda G Balneaves, John L Oliffe, N Rielle Capler and Jane Buxton
    Citation: Harm Reduction Journal 2013 10:2
  7. Although researchers have focused on women's smoking during pregnancy and the postpartum period and the influence of household interactions on their tobacco reduction efforts, little attention has been given t...

    Authors: Joan L Bottorff, Mary T Kelly, John L Oliffe, Joy L Johnson, Lorraine Greaves and Anna Chan
    Citation: BMC Public Health 2010 10:239
  8. Much of the research and theorising in the knowledge translation (KT) field has focused on clinical settings, providing little guidance to those working in community settings. In this study, we build on previo...

    Authors: Emily K. Jenkins, Anita Kothari, Vicky Bungay, Joy L. Johnson and John L. Oliffe
    Citation: Health Research Policy and Systems 2016 14:65
  9. Although the proportion of men seeking professional mental health care has risen over the past two decades, on average, men continue to attend fewer sessions of psychotherapy and are more likely to drop out of...

    Authors: Zac E. Seidler, Michael J. Wilson, Nicholas W. Toogood, John L. Oliffe, David Kealy, John S. Ogrodniczuk, Jesse Owen, Andrew Mackinnon, Long Khanh-Dao Le, Cathrine Mihalopoulos, Jane Pirkis and Simon Rice
    Citation: BMC Psychology 2022 10:174
  10. Men account for three-quarters of all suicide deaths in many Western nations including Australia. Whilst extensive research has examined risk factors for suicidal ideation and behaviour in men, protective fact...

    Authors: Zac E. Seidler, Michael J. Wilson, John L. Oliffe, Krista Fisher, Rory O’Connor, Jane Pirkis and Simon M. Rice
    Citation: BMC Psychiatry 2023 23:46
  11. Homelessness is increasing globally. It results in poorer physical and mental health than age matched people living in permanent housing. Better information on the health needs of people experiencing homelessn...

    Authors: S. J. Gordon, K. Grimmer, A. Bradley, T. Direen, N. Baker, T. Marin, M. T. Kelly, S. Gardner, M. Steffens, T. Burgess, C. Hume and J. L. Oliffe
    Citation: BMC Public Health 2019 19:994
  12. There is growing recognition of the need for interventions that effectively involve men and boys to promote family planning behaviours. Evidence suggests that the most effective behavioural interventions in th...

    Authors: Martin Robinson, Áine Aventin, Jennifer Hanratty, Eimear Ruane-McAteer, Mark Tomlinson, Mike Clarke, Friday Okonofua and Maria Lohan
    Citation: Reproductive Health 2021 18:126