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Concordance of health states in couples: analysis of self-reported, nurse administered and blood-based biomarker data in the UK Understanding Society panel

Apostolos Davillas, Stephen Pudney

MedicineEconomicsHealthBiology


Associations of C-reactive protein and psychological distress are modified by antidepressants, supporting an inflammatory depression subtype: findings from UKHLS

Amanda Hughes, Meena Kumari

PsychologyMedicineWell BeingHealthBiology


New blood pressure–associated loci identified in meta-analyses of 475 000 individuals

Aldi T. Kraja, James P. Cook, Helen R. Warren, Praveen Surendran, Chunyu Liu

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Genetic analysis of over one million people identifies 535 novel loci for blood pressure

Evangelos Evangelou, Helen R. Warren, David Mosen-Ansorena, Borbala Mifsud, Raha Pazoki

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


A Genome-Wide Association Study of Dupuytren disease reveals 17 additional variants implicated in fibrosis

Michael Ng, Dipti Thakkar, Lorraine Southam, Paul Werker, Roel Ophoff

MedicineHealthBiologyGenetics


Epidemiology of sarcopenia: determinants throughout the lifecourse

S. C. Shaw, E. M. Dennison, C. Cooper

Older PeopleMedicineHealthLife Course AnalysisBiology


Unemployment and inflammatory markers in England, Wales and Scotland, 1998–2012: meta-analysis of results from 12 studies

Amanda Hughes, Meena Kumari, Anne McMunn, Mel Bartley

MedicineUnemploymentWell BeingHealthBiology


Adolescents’ subjective appraisals: relationships with body image and dieting attempts

Samuel Chng, A. Sadiq Sani

Social NetworksPsychologyYoung PeopleWell BeingHealth


Does ethnic concentration influence gender role views? A study across first and second generation ethnic groups in England and Wales

Carolina Zuccotti

Area EffectsSocial NetworksPsychologyDemographyMigrationEthnic GroupsSocietiesSocial AttitudesSociologySocial Behaviour


Social media use and children’s wellbeing

Emily McDool

Information And Communication TechnologiesSocial NetworksPsychologyTime UseYoung PeopleWell Being


Homophily and changing social access: exploiting social network kernel inference from international surveys

Nick Jones

Social NetworksSurvey Methodology


Evidence for large-scale gene-by-smoking interaction effects on pulmonary function

H. Aschard, Martin D. Tobin, D. B. Hancock, D. Skurnik, A. Sood

Drug/Alcohol AbuseMedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Overweight, obesity, and risk of cardiometabolic multimorbidity: pooled analysis of individual-level data for 120 813 adults from 16 cohort studies from the USA and Europe

Mika Kivimäki, Eeva Kuosma, Jane E. Ferrie, Ritva Luukkonen, Solja T. Nyberg

MedicineHealthBiology


Oxford textbook of geriatric medicine

Older PeopleMedicineGeneral Reference WorksDemographyPublic PolicyHealthBiology


Integrative genomic analysis implicates limited peripheral adipose storage capacity in the pathogenesis of human insulin resistance

Luca A. Lotta, Pawan Gulati, Felix R. Day, Felicity Payne, Halit Ongen

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Exploring the relationship between metabolic syndrome and sleep amongst adults in the UK -PhD thesis-

Rasha Abdulrahman Alfawaz

MedicineHealthBiology


Corrigendum: integrative genomic analysis implicates limited peripheral adipose storage capacity in the pathogenesis of human insulin resistance

Luca A. Lotta, Pawan Gulati, Felix R. Day, Felicity Payne, Halit Ongen

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Whole genome sequencing and imputation in isolated populations identify genetic associations with medically-relevant complex traits

Lorraine Southam, Arthur Gilly, Dániel Süveges, Aliki-Eleni Farmaki, Jeremy Schwartzentruber

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Social capital in the UK: May 2017

Katrina Morrison

Social NetworksSocietiesSocial CapitalSocial Behaviour


What could keep young people away from alcohol and cigarettes? Findings from the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Noriko Cable, Maria Francisca Roman Mella, Yvonne Kelly

Drug/Alcohol AbuseSocial NetworksYoung PeopleWell BeingHealthSocial Behaviour


Multivariate genome-wide and integrated transcriptome and epigenome-wide analyses of the well-being spectrum

Bart M. L. Baselmans, Rick Jansen, Hill Fung Ip, Jenny van Dongen, Abdel Abdellaoui

PsychologyMedicineScience And TechnologyWell BeingHealthBiologyGenetics


Social capital in the UK: May 2017

Katrina Morrison

Social NetworksSocietiesSocial CapitalSocial Behaviour


Unemployment, underweight, and obesity: findings from Understanding Society (UKHLS)

Amanda Hughes, Meena Kumari

MedicineUnemploymentWell BeingHealthBiology


Social media use and young people's wellbeing

Emily McDool, Philip Powell, Jennifer Roberts, Karl Taylor

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


The income-health gradient: evidence from self-reported health and biomarkers using longitudinal data on income

Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones, Michaela Benzeval

MedicineEconomicsHealthBiology