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Unravelling the ‘immigrant health paradox’: ethnic maintenance, discrimination, and health behaviours of the foreign born and their children in England

Renee Reichl Luthra, Alita Nandi, Michaela Benzeval

Drug/Alcohol AbuseSocial GroupsSocial NetworksMigrationEthnic GroupsHealthSocial BehaviourRace Relations


The representativeness of Understanding Society

Michaela Benzeval, Christopher R. Bollinger, Jonathan Burton, Thomas F. Crossley, Peter Lynn


E-cigarettes may be helping disadvantaged smokers to quit

Michael J. Green, Linsay Gray, Helen Sweeting, Michaela Benzeval


Social inequalities in vaping: why smoking matters

Michael J. Green, Linsay Gray, Helen Sweeting, Michaela Benzeval


Socioeconomic patterning of vaping by smoking status among UK adults and youth

Michael J. Green, Linsay Gray, Helen Sweeting, Michaela Benzeval

Drug/Alcohol AbuseScience And TechnologyDemographyHealthSocial Stratification


Educational differentials in key domains of physical activity by ethnicity, age and sex: a cross-sectional study of over 40 000 participants in the UK household longitudinal study (2013–2015)

Meg E. Fluharty, Snehal M. Pinto Pereira, Michaela Benzeval, Mark Hamer, Barbara Jefferis

DemographyEducationHealthSportCommutingTravel


Integrated data: research potential and data quality

Michaela Benzeval, Christopher R. Bollinger, Jonathan Burton, Mick P. Couper, Thomas F. Crossley


Enhancing data around early life in Understanding Society: scientific opportunities and considerations

Michaela Benzeval

Young PeopleChild DevelopmentHouseholdsChildbearing: FertilitySurvey MethodologyResearchLife Course AnalysisSurveysBiology


The association between self-rated health and underlying biomarker levels is modified by age, gender, and household income: evidence from Understanding Society – the UK Household Longitudinal Study

M. Pia Chaparro, Amanda Hughes, Meena Kumari, Michaela Benzeval

Social GroupsDemographyIncome DynamicsHealthBiology


Are flexible work arrangements associated with lower levels of chronic stress-related biomarkers? A study of 6025 employees in the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Tarani Chandola, Cara L. Booker, Meena Kumari, Michaela Benzeval

Sociology Of LabourLabour MarketWell BeingHealthCaregivingBiology


The moderating effect of childhood disadvantage on the associations between smoking and occupational exposure and lung function; a cross sectional analysis of the UK Household Longitudinal Study (UKHLS)

Caroline Carney, Michaela Benzeval

Drug/Alcohol AbuseHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial Stratification


Data resource profile: Cohort and Longitudinal Studies Enhancement Resources (CLOSER)

Dara O’Neill, Michaela Benzeval, Andy Boyd, Lisa Calderwood, Cyrus Cooper

DemographySocial ChangeSurvey MethodologyLife Course AnalysisSurveys


The income-health gradient: evidence from self-reported health and biomarkers in Understanding Society

Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones, Michaela Benzeval

MedicineEconomicsHealthBiology


Working mothers disproportionately more stressed, study claims

Tarani Chandola, Cara L. Booker, Meena Kumari, Michaela Benzeval


Full-time working mothers are 40% more stressed, study finds

Tarani Chandola, Cara L. Booker, Meena Kumari, Michaela Benzeval


Full-time working moms with two kids are highly stressed: study

Tarani Chandola, Cara L. Booker, Meena Kumari, Michaela Benzeval


Working moms 40% more stressed than women without kids: study

Tarani Chandola, Cara L. Booker, Meena Kumari, Michaela Benzeval


Working mothers ‘up to 40% more stressed’

Tarani Chandola, Cara L. Booker, Meena Kumari, Michaela Benzeval


Neighborhood deprivation and biomarkers of health in Britain: the mediating role of the physical environment

M. Pia Chaparro, Michaela Benzeval, Elizabeth Richardson, Richard Mitchell

Area EffectsGeographyHealthBiology


Population priorities for successful aging: a randomized vignette experiment

Elise Whitley, Michaela Benzeval, Frank Popham

Older PeopleDemographySurvey MethodologyWell BeingHealthLife Course Analysis


Social patterning in grip strength and in its association with age; a cross sectional analysis using the UK Household Longitudinal Study (UKHLS)

Caroline Carney, Michaela Benzeval

MedicineHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationBiology


The use of new technologies to measure socio-economic and environmental concepts in longitudinal studies

Annette Jäckle, Alessandra Gaia, Michaela Benzeval

Information And Communication TechnologiesScience And TechnologySurvey MethodologySurveys


How to fix health by looking upstream: 5 must-reads

Apostolos Davillas, Michaela Benzeval, Meena Kumari


How your blood may predict your future health

Apostolos Davillas, Michaela Benzeval, Meena Kumari


Mixing modes and measurement methods in longitudinal studies

Annette Jäckle, Alessandra Gaia, Michaela Benzeval

Information And Communication TechnologiesScience And TechnologyEconomicsSurvey MethodologySurveys