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The effect of mental health before and during the COVID-19 pandemic on the UK population

Matthias Pierce, Holly Hope, Tamsin Ford, Stephani Hatch, Matthew Hotopf, Ann John, Evangelos Kontopantelis, Roger Webb, Simon Wessely, Sally McManus

PsychologyPsychiatryDemographyPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthCovid 19


Furlough ‘stemmed the tide’ of poor mental health during UK lockdown, study suggests

Brendan Burchell, Senhu Wang, Daiga Kamerāde, Ioulia Bessa, Jill Rubery

PsychologyLabour MarketUnemploymentOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthCovid 19


Government issued with four-word furlough warning over changes to scheme on August 1

Brendan Burchell, Senhu Wang, Daiga Kamerāde, Ioulia Bessa, Jill Rubery

PsychologyLabour MarketUnemploymentOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthCovid 19


Risk of mental health problems identical for those on furlough and in work, study finds

Brendan Burchell, Senhu Wang, Daiga Kamerāde, Ioulia Bessa, Jill Rubery

PsychologyLabour MarketUnemploymentOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthCovid 19


Women and parents of children under five worst-hit psychologically by lockdown

Matthias Pierce, Holly Hope, Tamsin Ford, Stephani Hatch, Matthew Hotopf, Ann John, Evangelos Kontopantelis, Roger Webb, Simon Wessely, Sally McManus

PsychologyPsychiatryDemographyPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthCovid 19


The Lancet Psychiatry: study estimates impact of COVID-19 pandemic on UK mental health after first month of lockdown

Matthias Pierce, Holly Hope, Tamsin Ford, Stephani Hatch, Matthew Hotopf, Ann John, Evangelos Kontopantelis, Roger Webb, Simon Wessely, Sally McManus

PsychologyPsychiatryDemographyPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthCovid 19


Weird but true: lockdown has made many families happier

Brienna Perelli-Harris, Sandra Walzenbach

Public PolicyWell BeingHealthSociology Of HouseholdsCovid 19


Almost a QUARTER of Britons drunk at least four times a week during lockdown

Michael Daly, Eric Robinson

Drug/Alcohol AbuseWell BeingHealthSocial BehaviourCovid 19


Coronavirus: mental health of women and young hit hardest by pandemic

James Banks, Xiaowei Xu

PsychologyDemographyEconomicsWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisCovid 19


COVID-19 pandemic hits mental health, especially of the young and of women, and widens inequalities

James Banks, Xiaowei Xu

PsychologyDemographyEconomicsWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisCovid 19


Coronavirus outbreak has ‘substantially’ worsened mental health – study

James Banks, Xiaowei Xu

PsychologyDemographyEconomicsWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisCovid 19


UK’s mental health takes 8% hit as a result of COVID-19, study suggests

James Banks, Xiaowei Xu

PsychologyDemographyEconomicsWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisCovid 19


Britons with life-threatening conditions denied care during pandemic

Michaela Benzeval, Cara L. Booker, Meena Kumari

PsychologyDemographyPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthSocial StratificationCaregivingCovid 19


The health impact of the pandemic: NHS hospital treatments for long-term health conditions fall by over 60% in April

Michaela Benzeval, Cara L. Booker, Meena Kumari

PsychologyDemographyPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthSocial StratificationCaregivingCovid 19


Black, minority Britons hit hardest by COVID job losses, researchers say

Michaela Benzeval, Jonathan Burton, Thomas F. Crossley, Paul Fisher, Annette Jäckle, Hamish Low, Brendan Read

DemographyLabour MarketUnemploymentEconomicsPovertyWelfare BenefitsSurvey MethodologyIncome DynamicsSavings And AssetsWages And EarningsHousehold EconomicsDebt: IndebtednessEthnic GroupsHealthFinanceSocial StratificationCovid 19


BAME and single-parent families worst hit financially by Covid-19

Michaela Benzeval, Jonathan Burton, Thomas F. Crossley, Paul Fisher, Annette Jäckle, Hamish Low, Brendan Read

DemographyLabour MarketUnemploymentEconomicsPovertyWelfare BenefitsSurvey MethodologyIncome DynamicsSavings And AssetsWages And EarningsHousehold EconomicsDebt: IndebtednessEthnic GroupsHealthFinanceSocial StratificationCovid 19


Coronavirus hitting BAME and single parent families worst financially

Michaela Benzeval, Jonathan Burton, Thomas F. Crossley, Paul Fisher, Annette Jäckle, Hamish Low, Brendan Read

DemographyLabour MarketUnemploymentEconomicsPovertyWelfare BenefitsSurvey MethodologyIncome DynamicsSavings And AssetsWages And EarningsHousehold EconomicsDebt: IndebtednessEthnic GroupsHealthFinanceSocial StratificationCovid 19


60% of cancer patients miss treatment during first month of the pandemic

Michaela Benzeval, Cara L. Booker, Meena Kumari

PsychologyDemographyPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthSocial StratificationCaregivingCovid 19


Single mothers and lowest paid hit hardest by loss of income in Covid-19 crisis

Thomas Crossley, Paul Fisher, Hamish Low

Lone ParentsLabour MarketUnemploymentEconomicsPovertyWelfare BenefitsIncome DynamicsSavings And AssetsWages And EarningsHousehold EconomicsDebt: IndebtednessHealthFinanceCaregivingCovid 19


University research: calls for employers to cut hours, not jobs

Brendan Burchell, Senhu Wang, Daiga Kamerāde, Ioulia Bessa, Jill Rubery

PsychologyLabour MarketUnemploymentOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthCovid 19