Findings from Sex, Age & Me have just been released on the ‘Project Findings’ page. Check out what we found when we surveyed and interviewed over 2,000 Australians aged 60+. The study findings are also available for download on the La Trobe University website.
Just a quick update to let you know that recruitment for the Sex, Age & Me project has now closed. We had an overwhelming response to the survey, and thank you to everyone who volunteered to take part. The project team will be busy analysing the data over the next few months, and we hope […]
Did you catch the fantastic article in the Daily Life today on sex in later life by Jenna Price? Joan Price, who is featured in the article, will be in Australia talking on sex in later life throughout September. Click through to the article for more information!
Have you read the fantastic article in The Age today ‘Are older people having safe sex?’ by Matty Silver? Matty’s article highlights why safe sex has become an increasingly important topic to consider in later life. You can read the article here.
The project team have been very busy this week talking about the project in the media. If you missed out on some of our interviews, you can catch up via the following links: Hear Anthony & Bianca talking to ABC 774’s Lindy Burns Bianca had a chat with Jess Clements from 2SER, and on the […]
Did you tune in to hear Sex, Age & Me team member Dr Bianca Fileborn talk about the project on the Radio National Life Matters program? If not, you can catch the interview here.
Let’s talk about sex over 60: condoms, casual partners and the ageing body Bianca Fileborn, La Trobe University and Anthony Lyons, La Trobe University Over the past few years we’ve seen a dramatic rise in the rates of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) among Australians aged 60 years and older. Rates of gonorrhoea more than doubled […]
The survey for the Sex, Age & Me project has now been launched! If you are aged 60 and over, and currently live in Australia, please visit http://www.sexagemesurvey.org.au If you would prefer to complete a hard copy survey, please contact the project team via the ‘contact us’ page.
Sex Age & Me is a national project funded by the Australian Research Council. It is the first project of its kind on the sexual health and behaviour of Australians aged 60 years and older. The project is a collaboration between researchers at the Australian Research Centre in Sex, Health & Society, the National Ageing […]