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Re-thinking social exclusion in later life: a case for a new framework for measurement

Catherine A. MacLeod, Andy Ross, Amanda Sacker, Gopalakrishnan Netuveli, Gill Windle

Older PeopleSocial Exclusion


Guest blog: Taking time out to go Scroll Free

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


Seeking assistance in later life: how do older people evaluate their need for assistance?

Krysia Canvin, Catherine A. MacLeod, Gill Windle, Amanda Sacker

Older PeopleArea EffectsSocial NetworksGeographyWell BeingHealthSocial PolicyCaregiving


Social media use diminishes well-being of teenage girls

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


Massive rise in children's use of Twitter, Facebook and Instagram with 1 in 8 using social media for THREE HOURS a day

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


Social media ‘negatively affects adolescent girls more than boys’

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


Essex research shows girls using social media are unhappier

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


Too much social media at age 10 may make for unhappy teen girls

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


Social media negatively affects teen girls more than boys

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


Calling time on a life of likes could be key to girls’ happiness

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


Social media use at age 10 could reduce wellbeing of adolescent girls

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


Gender differences in the associations between age trends of social media interaction and well-being among 10-15 year olds in the UK

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

Information And Communication TechnologiesSocial NetworksPsychologyTime UseYoung PeopleWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial Behaviour


Health and social exclusion in older age: evidence from Understanding Society, the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Amanda Sacker, Andy Ross, Catherine A. MacLeod, Gopal Netuveli, Gill Windle

Information And Communication TechnologiesOlder PeopleSocial ExclusionPublic PolicyHealth


Never too early to think about mental health: never too late to do something about it

Amanda Sacker, Mel Bartley


The inter-relationship of adolescent unhappiness and parental mental distress

Elizabeth Webb, Lidia Panico, Laia Bécares, Anne McMunn, Yvonne Kelly

Young PeopleWell BeingSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Measuring later life social exclusion in Understanding Society

Catherine A. MacLeod, Andy Ross, Gillian Windle, Gopalakrishnan Netuveli, Amanda Sacker

Older PeopleSocial Exclusion


Longitudinal associations between social website use and happiness in young people

Cara L. Booker, Amanda Sacker, Yvonne Kelly

Information And Communication TechnologiesYoung PeopleWell BeingHealth


Connections between parent and child wellbeing

Elizabeth Webb, Laia Becares, Yvonne Kelly, Anne McMunn, Amanda Sacker

Young PeopleWell BeingHealthSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Media use, sports participation, and well-being in adolescence: cross-sectional findings from the UK Household Longitudinal Study

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

Information And Communication TechnologiesYoung PeopleWell BeingHealthSport


Associations between active commuting, body fat, and body mass index: population based, cross sectional study in the United Kingdom

Ellen Flint, Steven Cummins, Amanda Sacker

MedicineHealthTransportCommutingBiology


Well-being in adolescence - an association with health-related behaviors: findings from Understanding Society, the UK Household Longitudinal Study

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

Drug/Alcohol AbuseYoung PeopleWell BeingHealth


Junk food and fizzy drinks cause children to be TWICE as unhappy as their healthier counterparts

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


OP47 Is active commuting good for our health? -conference paper abstract-

E. Flint, S. Cummins, Amanda Sacker

HealthTransportCommutingBiology


Is active commuting good for our health?

Ellen Flint, Steven Cummins, Amanda Sacker


Do unhappy adolescents become less happy adolescents?

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


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