News for: Health And Well-being

RTÉ Drivetime – Image-based sexual abuse

Image-based sexual abuse: Whitaker Institute member, Dr. Padraig MacNeela, of the Health and Wellbeing Cluster spoke to RTÉ’s Drivetime (@1.48.30) about new laws to criminalise image-based sexual abuse.

Today FM – Why Threatening People With Fines Won’t Stop Covid Spreading

Whitaker Institute member Dr Hannah Durand, of the Health and Well-Being cluster, spoke to Today FM’s Dermot and Dave about the recent International COVID-19 Awareness and Responses Evaluation (iCARE) research, carried out in collaboration with the Montreal Behavioural Medicine Centre in Canada, to understand the socio-demographic, behavioural and economic determinants of adherence to physical distancing guidance…. | Read on »

RTÉ Brainstorm – What should the Government do to combat Covid fatigue?

Whitaker Institute member Dr Hannah Durand, of the Health and Well-Being cluster, has written a new article for RTÉ Brainstorm. The piece looks at what the government should do to combat Covid fatigue. What should the Government do to combat Covid fatigue? “Survey respondents consistently said that threats of fines, arrest, and quarantine are least likely… | Read on »