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Sick and stuck at home – how poor health increases electricity consumption and reduces opportunities for environmentally-friendly travel in the United Kingdom

Milena Büchs, AbuBakr Bahaj, Luke Blunden, Leonidas Bourikas, Jane Falkingham

Environmental SociologyHouseholdsHealthTransportTravel


The Big Five personality traits and partisanship in England

Toke Aidt, Christopher Rauh

PoliticsPublic OpinionPsychologyElections. Electoral BehaviourLife Course Analysis


Tory austerity and welfare cuts like bedroom tax directly caused Brexit, new study finds

Thiemo Fetzer


Brexit is direct result of austerity and cuts like bedroom tax, research suggests - Politics live

Thiemo Fetzer


Had austerity not happened, Leave support could have been up to 10% lower

Thiemo Fetzer


Biomarkers as precursors of disability

Apostolos Davillas, Stephen Pudney

DisabilityHealthBiology


Guest blog: Taking time out to go Scroll Free

Cara L. Booker, Yvonne J. Kelly, Amanda Sacker


Socioeconomic position and DNA methylation age acceleration across the lifecourse

Amanda Hughes, Melissa Smart, Tyler Gorrie-Stone, Eilis Hannon, Jonathan Mill

HealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationGenetics


Gene discovery and polygenic prediction from a genome-wide association study of educational attainment in 1.1 million individuals

James J. Lee, Robbee Wedow, Aysu Okbay, Edward Kong, Omeed Maghzian

BiologyGenetics


Which voters have changed their minds about Brexit?

Jan Germen Janmaat, Gabriella Melis, Andy Green, Nicola Pensiero


Nearly 8 million people providing care for family members without pay

Kathryn Petrie, James Kirkup


Women juggle career and elderly relatives

Kathryn Petrie, James Kirkup


One in seven adults give up their time to look after relatives, says report

Kathryn Petrie, James Kirkup


Size of UK’s army of unpaid carers swells to 7.6 million

Kathryn Petrie, James Kirkup


One in seven adults give up their time to look after relatives, says report

Kathryn Petrie, James Kirkup


Distress, even at low levels, raises risk of chronic diseases

Kyle J. J. McLachlan, Catharine R. Gale


Stressed out? An investigation of whether allostatic load mediates associations between neighbourhood deprivation and health

Lucy Prior, David Manley, Kelvyn Jones

Area EffectsGeographyPovertyWell BeingHealthBiology


Place and preference effects on the association between mental health and internal migration within Great Britain

Sam Wilding, David Martin, Graham Moon

Area EffectsPsychologyGeographyDemographyMigrationWell BeingHealth


Effects of restrictions to Income Support on health of lone mothers in the UK: a natural experiment study

Srinivasa Vittal Katikireddi, Oarabile R. Molaodi, Marcia Gibson, Ruth Dundas, Peter Craig

Lone ParentsLabour MarketPublic PolicyChildbearing: FertilityWelfare BenefitsWell BeingHealth


IQ and political attitudes across British regions and local authorities

Noah Carl

PoliticsArea EffectsPsychologyGeographySocial AttitudesSocial Stratification


Female employment and child inequality

Susan Harkness

Lone ParentsChild DevelopmentLabour MarketHouseholdsPovertyIncome DynamicsWages And Earnings


Caring for carers: the lives of family carers in the UK

Kathryn Petrie, James Kirkup

DisabilityTime UseLabour MarketHouseholdsOrganizations And FirmsPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthSocial PolicyCaregiving


Informal caregiving and markers of adiposity in the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Rebecca E. Lacey, Anne McMunn, Elizabeth Webb

DemographyLabour MarketHealthCaregivingBiology


Lone parent jobseeking requirements negatively affect mental health

Srinivasa Vittal Katikireddi, Oarabile R. Molaodi, Marcia Gibson, Ruth Dundas, Peter Craig


Job seeking requirements hitting mental health of single parents on benefits

Srinivasa Vittal Katikireddi, Oarabile R. Molaodi, Marcia Gibson, Ruth Dundas, Peter Craig


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