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  • A Mythical Battle: ‘Good’ Foods Versus ‘Bad’ Foods 

    Publisher's version: Joy, Phillip, Jackson, Roberta, and Numer, Matthew. (2018). A Mythical Battle: ‘Good’ Foods Versus ‘Bad’ Foods. Journal of Critical Dietetics, 4 (1), 1-3
  • Constituting the ideal body: A poststructural analysis of “obesity” discourses among gay men 

    Joy, P. and Numer, M. 2018. Constituting the ideal body: A poststructural analysis of “obesity” discourses among gay men. Journal of Critical Dietetics 4 (1), 47-58
    Ideal bodies are constituted through various social and cultural discourses. One such discourse that constitutes bodies is the “obesity” discourse. The term obesity is a contested and medicalizing term that constitutes a ...
  • Gay men’s sexual health promotion in virtual space: Exploring stakeholders’ attitudes and approaches to outreach on mobile apps in Nova Scotia 

    Thompson, R., Joy, P., Numer, M., & Holmes, D. (2019). Gay men’s sexual health promotion in virtual space: Exploring stakeholders’ attitudes and approaches to outreach on mobile apps in Nova Scotia. The International Journal of Community Diversity, 18(3–4), 17–29. DOI: https://doi.org/10.18848/2327-0004/CGP/v18i02/17-29
    HIV infections are still are a concern for many gay men in Canada despite prevention efforts. Social networking applications (SNAs) have predominantly been where gay men meet for sexual encounters. Grindr is the most common ...
  • A Journey of Gender in Health: A Comic Book 

    The comic book aims to illustrate how sex and gender can influence the health of people and to create knowledge, enthusiasm, and discussions among health professionals and researchers. We follow the story of H, a person ...