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

Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones, Michaela Benzeval

MedicineEconomicsHealthBiology


Single women living alone in later life: evidence from Understanding Society data

Hafiz T.A. Khan, Trish Hafford-Letchfield, Nicky Lambert

Social GroupsOlder PeopleDemographyWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisSociology


What is the impact of air pollution on life satisfaction for people living in England?

Sarah Knight, Peter Howley

Environmental SociologyArea EffectsPsychologyGeographyWell Being


What is the relationship between health and social exclusion in older age?

Amanda Sacker, Andy Ross, Catherine MacLeod, Gopal Netuveli, Gill Windle

Older PeopleSocial ExclusionHealth


Green lives: commentary

Dustin Benton

Environmental SociologyGeographyWell BeingHealthSocial Behaviour


Do cumulative experiences of racial discrimination impact on mental health?

Laia Bécares, James Nazroo, Stephanie Wallace

Ethnic GroupsWell BeingHealthSocial BehaviourSocial PsychologyRace Relations


The mental health of the 'hidden majority' of adults with intellectual disabilities

Chris Hatton, Eric Emerson, Janet Robertson, Susannah Baines

DisabilityWell BeingHealth


Sexual orientation and mental health: what can population studies offer?

Joanna Semlyen, Michael King, Justin Varney, Gareth Hagger-Johnson

Drug/Alcohol AbuseSocial GroupsPsychologyWell BeingHealthSurveys


Adult mental health: commentary

Paul Farmer

DisabilityPsychologyEthnic GroupsWell BeingHealth


A life course approach for understanding later life sustainability

Holly Syddall, Avan Aihie Sayer

Well BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisBiology


Faster home broadband but how does it affect education attainment?

Benjamin Faber, Rosa Sanchis-Guarner, Felix Weinhardt

Information And Communication TechnologiesGeographyYoung PeopleEducationPublic Policy


Parents' health and children's help

John Ermisch

DisabilityOlder PeopleSocial NetworksHouseholdsHealthCaregiving


Unemployment is bad for health: so what's the role for social policy?

Daniel Sage

Training: Labour MarketLabour MarketUnemploymentPublic PolicyWell BeingSocial CapitalHealth


What happens to employment after an acute health shock?

Andrew Jones, Nigel Rice, Francesca Zantomio

DisabilityLabour MarketPublic PolicyHealth


Health and employment: commentary

Stephen Bevan

Labour MarketPublic PolicyWell BeingHealth


Introduction

Michaela Benzeval

PoliticsSocial ChangeEducationLabour MarketHouseholdsPublic PolicyResearchSocietiesHealthLife Course AnalysisSurveys


Devolution - a route to better policy making: case studies

Raj Patel

PoliticsEnvironmental SociologyLaw And LegislationArea EffectsPublic PolicyGovernmentWell BeingHealthTaxationCommuting


Health burden of the daily commute

Luke Munford, Jennifer Roberts, Nigel Rice

Well BeingHealthCommutingTravel


Access to sports facilities: a hurdle to physical activity?

Heather Brown, Frauke Becker, Kofi Antwi

Well BeingHealthCommutingTravel


The social and spatial context of urban health inequalities

Jens Kandt

Area EffectsGeographyPublic PolicyHealth


Connections between parent and child wellbeing

Elizabeth Webb, Laia Becares, Yvonne Kelly, Anne McMunn, Amanda Sacker

Young PeopleWell BeingHealthSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Neighbourhood influences on child mental wellbeing and behaviours

Ivy Shiue

Area EffectsYoung PeopleWell BeingHealthSocial Behaviour


Investigating the effects of active commuting

Ellen Flint, Steven Cummins

Well BeingHealthCommutingBiology


Parent-child relationships count the most, more than friends or siblings

Deniz Yucel, Anastasia Vogt Yuan

Social NetworksYoung PeopleWell BeingHealth


Spousal health effects: the role of selection

James Banks, Elaine Kelly, James P. Smith

Older PeopleWell BeingHealth