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Risk, exposure and resilience to risk in Britain today: women’s risks in life - an interim report

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InsuranceUnpaid WorkHouseholdsWell BeingSocietiesLife Course AnalysisFinanceCaregiving


Untreated hypertension in the UK household population — who are missed by the general health checks?

Jakob Petersen, Michaela Benzeval

MedicineHealthSurveysBiology


Concordance of health states in couples. Analysis of self-reported, nurse administered and blood-based biomarker data in Understanding Society

Apostolos Davillas, Stephen Pudney

MedicineEconomicsHealthBiology


Assortative mating on educational attainment leads to genetic spousal resemblance for causal alleles

David Hugh-Jones, Karin J. H. Verweij, Beate St. Pourcain, Abdel Abdellaoui

Science And TechnologyEducationFamily Formation And DissolutionSocial StratificationBiologyGenetics


Parents' health and children's help

John Ermisch

DisabilityOlder PeopleSocial NetworksHouseholdsHealthCaregiving


Alternative measures to BMI: exploring income-related inequalities in adiposity in Great Britain

Apostolos Davillas, Michaela Benzeval

Income DynamicsHealthFinanceSocial StratificationBiology


Assessing the role of insulin-like growth factors and binding proteins in prostate cancer using Mendelian randomization: genetic variants as instruments for circulating levels

Carolina Bonilla, Sarah J. Lewis, Mari-Anne Rowlands, Tom R. Gaunt, George Davey Smith

MedicineHealthBiologyGenetics


How do biomarkers and genetics contribute to Understanding Society? -25th Anniversary editorial-

Michaela Benzeval, Meena Kumari, Andrew M. Jones

Social SciencesMedicineScience And TechnologyResearchLife Course AnalysisSurveysBiologyGenetics


Trans-ancestry meta-analyses identify rare and common variants associated with blood pressure and hypertension

Praveen Surendran, Fotios Drenos, Robin Young, Helen Warren, James P. Cook

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Later life in the United Kingdom: October 2016

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Older PeopleStatistical AnalysisWell BeingSocial CapitalCaregiving


Financial review of early learning and childcare in Scotland: the current landscape

EducationChild DevelopmentEconomicsPublic PolicyFinanceCaregiving


The dynamic effects of retirement on well-being

Dusanee Kesavayuth, Robert E. Rosenman, Vasileios Zikos

Older PeoplePsychologyTime UseLabour MarketIncome DynamicsWell BeingHealth


Walking the tightrope: the challenges of combining work and care in later life

Kate Jopling

Older PeopleLabour MarketPublic PolicyCaregiving


Exploring the relationship between time preference, body fatness, and educational attainment

Heather Brown, Olga Biosca

PsychologyEducationSavings And AssetsHealthBiology


Association between lipid biomarkers, physical activity, and socioeconomic status in a population-based cross-sectional study in the UK

Heather Brown, Frauke Becker

MedicineHealthSportSocial StratificationBiology


bicop: a command for fitting bivariate ordinal regressions with residual dependence characterized by a copula function and normal mixture marginals

Monica Hernandez-Alava, Stephen Pudney

Statistical AnalysisComputing


Social media use and children's wellbeing

Emily McDool, Philip Powell, Jennifer Roberts, Karl Taylor

Information And Communication TechnologiesArea EffectsSocial NetworksPsychologyTime UseYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentWell BeingSocial CapitalSocial Behaviour


Unemployment and health in the UK : exploring psychobiological pathways -PhD thesis-

A. M. M. Hughes

UnemploymentWell BeingHealthBiology


Unpaid caregiving and paid work over life-courses: different pathways, diverging outcomes

Fiona Carmichael, Marco G. Ercolani

Labour MarketWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisCaregiving


Obesity, metabolic health, and history of cytomegalovirus infection in the general population

Mark Hamer, G. David Batty, Mika Kivimäki

MedicineHealthBiology


Briefing: the health and care of older people in England 2015

Jill Mortimer, Marcus Green

Older PeoplePublic PolicyWell BeingHealthCaregiving


How does housing affect work incentives for people in poverty?

Kenneth Gibb, Mark Stephens, Darja Reuschke, Sharon Wright, Kirsten Besemer

Area EffectsSocial NetworksLabour MarketUnemploymentPovertyPublic PolicyWelfare BenefitsTransportCommutingHousing MarketCaregiving


Longer lives, stronger families? The changing nature of intergenerational support

Nigel Keohane

Older PeopleSocial NetworksSocial ChangeSocial CapitalLife Course AnalysisFinanceSociology Of HouseholdsCaregiving


Association of adiposity and mental health functioning across the lifespan: findings from Understanding Society (The UK Household Longitudinal Study)

Apostolos Davillas, Michaela Benzeval, Meena Kumari

MedicineWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisBiology


The physical health of British adults with intellectual disability: cross sectional study

Eric Emerson, Chris Hatton, Susannah Baines, Janet Robertson

DisabilityHealthBiology