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Regional inequalities in adiposity in England: distributional analysis of the contribution of individual-level characteristics and the small area obesogenic environment

Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones

Area EffectsGeographyHealthSocial StratificationBiology


Gray divorce and mental health in the United Kingdom

Marco Tosi, Thijs van den Broek

Older PeoplePsychologyFamily Formation And DissolutionWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisSociology Of Households


Health equity in England: the Marmot review 10 years on

Michael Marmot, Jessica Allen, Tammy Boyce, Peter Goldblatt, Joana Morrison

Area EffectsGeographyEconomicsPovertyLiving StandardsPublic PolicyHealthSocial Stratification


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 idiosyncratic impact of an aggregate shock: the distributional consequences of COVID-19

Michaela Benzeval, Jonathan Burton, Thomas F. Crossley, Paul Fisher, Annette Jäckle

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


Who is lonely in lockdown? Cross-cohort analyses of predictors of loneliness before and during the COVID-19 pandemic

Feifei Bu, Andrew Steptoe, Daisy Fancourt

PsychologyDemographyWell BeingHealthSocial StratificationCovid 19


Protecting the mental health of future adults: disentangling the determinants of adolescent bullying victimisation

Georgios Marios Chrysanthou, Chrysovalantis Vasilakis

PsychologyYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentWell BeingHealthSocial Psychology


Ethnic differences in functional limitations by age across the adult life course

Emily D. Williams, Anna Cox, Rachel Cooper

Ethnic GroupsWell BeingHealthLife Course Analysis


Understanding Society COVID-19 Survey, Wave 1, April 2020: the economic effects

Thomas Crossley, Paul Fisher, Hamish Low

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


Social capital, deprivation and psychological well-being among young adolescents: a multilevel study from England and Wales

Kenisha Russell Jonsson, Joan Busfield, Marita Södergren, Miia Karen, Nicholas Kofi Adjei

Social GroupsArea EffectsSocial NetworksGeographyYoung PeoplePovertyWell BeingSocial CapitalHealth


Later retirement, job strain, and health: evidence from the new State Pension age in the United Kingdom

Ludovico Carrino, Karen Glaser, Mauricio Avendano

Older PeoplePensionsPsychologyLabour MarketEconomicsPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthLife Course Analysis


Speed of aging during life span measured by new tool

Daniel W.W. Belsky, Avshalom Caspi, Louise Arseneault, Andrea Baccarelli, David L. Corcoran

HealthLife Course AnalysisBiologyGenetics


New tool may offer a novel approach to prevent multiple chronic diseases

Daniel W.W. Belsky, Avshalom Caspi, Louise Arseneault, Andrea Baccarelli, David L. Corcoran

HealthLife Course AnalysisBiologyGenetics


Epidemiologists develop new tool for measuring the pace of aging across the life course

Daniel W.W. Belsky, Avshalom Caspi, Louise Arseneault, Andrea Baccarelli, David L. Corcoran

HealthLife Course AnalysisBiologyGenetics


Quantification of the pace of biological aging in humans through a blood test, the DunedinPoAm DNA methylation algorithm

Daniel W.W. Belsky, Avshalom Caspi, Louise Arseneault, Andrea Baccarelli, David L. Corcoran

HealthLife Course AnalysisBiologyGenetics


Getting people back into work

Monica Costa Dias, Christine Farquharson, Rachel Griffith, Robert Joyce, Peter Levell

Labour MarketOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsPublic PolicyHealthCovid 19


A latent class approach to inequity in health using biomarker data

Vincenzo Carrieri, Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones

EconomicsHealthBiology


In focus: experiences of older age in England

Emma Seaman, Gill Moffett, Jeremy Bushnell, Thomas Wilson

DisabilityOlder PeopleSocial ExclusionPovertyPublic PolicyIncome DynamicsEthnic GroupsWell BeingHealthFinanceCaregiving


Is social media use associated with children's well-being? Results from the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Liz Twigg, Craig Duncan, Scott Weich

Information And Communication TechnologiesSocial GroupsArea EffectsPsychologyTime UseGeographyYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentWell BeingHealthSocial BehaviourSocial Psychology


In focus: experiences of being an older carer

Emma Seaman, Gill Moffett, Jeremy Bushnell, Thomas Wilson

DisabilityOlder PeoplePsychologySocial ExclusionPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthCaregiving


In focus: experiences of older people with severe anxiety or depression

Emma Seaman, Gill Moffett, Jeremy Bushnell, Thomas Wilson

DisabilityOlder PeoplePsychologySocial ExclusionPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthCaregiving


In focus: experiences of having a physical health problem

Emma Seaman, Gill Moffett, Jeremy Bushnell, Thomas Wilson

DisabilityOlder PeoplePublic PolicyWell BeingHealth


In focus: experiences of black, Asian, and minority ethnic (BAME) older people

Emma Seaman, Gill Moffett, Jeremy Bushnell, Thomas Wilson

Older PeoplePublic PolicyEthnic GroupsWell BeingHealth


In focus: experiences of being older on a low income

Emma Seaman, Gill Moffett, Jeremy Bushnell, Thomas Wilson

Older PeoplePovertyPublic PolicyIncome DynamicsWell BeingHealthFinance