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Ethnic differentials in health: the additional effect of ethnic density

Zhixin Feng, Athina Vlachantoni, Jane Falkingham, Maria Evandrou

Area EffectsDemographyPovertyEthnic GroupsHealth


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

Amanda Hughes, Meena Kumari

MedicineUnemploymentWell BeingHealthBiology


Changes in sleep duration, quality, and medication use are prospectively associated with health and well-being: analysis of the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Nicole K. Y. Tang, Mark Fiecas, Esther F. Afolalu, Dieter Wolke

Well BeingHealth


Novel blood pressure locus and gene discovery using GWAS and expression datasets from blood and the kidney

Louise Wain, Ahmad Vaez, Rick Jansen, Roby Joehanes, Peter J. van der Most

Science And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Subjective well-being and engagement in arts, culture and sport

Daniel Wheatley, Craig Bickerton

Well BeingHealthSportArts


Genome-wide association analyses for lung function and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease identify new loci and potential druggable targets

Louise V. Wain, Nick Shrine, María Soler Artigas, A. Mesut Erzurumluoglu, Boris Noyvert

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Less money or better health? Evaluating individual’s willingness to make trade-offs using life satisfaction data

Peter Howley

PsychologyEconomicsIncome DynamicsWell BeingHealth


The mental health of British adults with intellectual impairments living in general households

Chris Hatton, Eric Emerson, Janet Robertson, Susannah Baines

DisabilityWell BeingHealth


Genome-wide association analysis identifies novel blood pressure loci and offers biological insights into cardiovascular risk

Helen R. Warren, Evangelos Evangelou, Claudia P. Cabrera, He Gao, Meixia Ren

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Parents, siblings, or friends? Exploring life satisfaction among early adolescents

Deniz Yucel, Anastasia S. Vogt Yuan

Young PeopleWell BeingHealthSocial BehaviourSocial Psychology


Hungry? Food insecurity, social stigma and embarrassment in the UK

Kingsley Purdam, Elisabeth A. Garratt, Aneez Esmail

PovertyWelfare BenefitsHealthSociologySocial Psychology


Multiple health behaviours among mothers and partners in England: clustering, social patterning and intra-couple concordance

Hilary Graham, Jayne Hutchinson, Catherine Law, Lucinda Platt, Heather Wardle

Drug/Alcohol AbuseSocial GroupsDemographyFamily Formation And DissolutionHealthSocial BehaviourSociology Of Households


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

Jakob Petersen, Michaela Benzeval

MedicineHealthSurveysBiology


Internet use and health: connecting secondary data through spatial microsimulation

Ulrike Deetjen, John A. Powell

Information And Communication TechnologiesGeographyHealthMicrosimulation


The impact of ADHD on the health and well-being of ADHD children and their siblings

Tessa Peasgood, Anupam Bhardwaj, Katie Biggs, John E. Brazier, David Coghill

PsychiatryChild DevelopmentWell BeingHealthSocial Psychology


Variations in cognitive abilities across the life course: cross-sectional evidence from Understanding Society: the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Elise Whitley, Ian J. Deary, Stuart J. Ritchie, G. David Batty, Meena Kumari

Older PeoplePsychologyWell BeingHealthLife Course Analysis


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


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


The impact on health of employment and welfare transitions for those receiving out-of-work disability benefits in the UK

Esther Curnock, Alastair H. Leyland, Frank Popham

DisabilityLabour MarketWelfare BenefitsWell BeingHealth


Commuting and wellbeing in London: the roles of commute mode and local public transport connectivity

Samuel Chng, Mathew White, Charles Abraham, Stephen Skippon

Area EffectsWell BeingHealthTransportCommuting


Ethnic inequalities in limiting health and self-reported health in later life revisited

Maria Evandrou, Jane Falkingham, Zhixin Feng, Athina Vlachantoni

Social GroupsOlder PeopleEthnic GroupsHealth


Cumulative effect of racial discrimination on the mental health of ethnic minorities in the United Kingdom

Stephanie Wallace, James Nazroo, Laia Becares

Ethnic GroupsWell BeingHealthSocial BehaviourSocial PsychologyRace Relations


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

Heather Brown, Olga Biosca

PsychologyEducationSavings And AssetsHealthBiology


Perceptions of safety and exposure to violence in public places among working age adults with disabilities or long-term health conditions in the UK: cross sectional study

E. Emerson, L. Krnjacki, G. Llewellyn, C. Vaughan, A. Kavanagh

DisabilityCrime And JusticePovertyHealthSocial BehaviourSocial Psychology