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Stress-related ageing linked to asthma, Queen's University research finds

Luke Evan Barry, Ciaran O’Neill, Liam G. Heaney

MedicineHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationBiology


Association between asthma, corticosteroids and allostatic load biomarkers: a cross-sectional study

Luke Evan Barry, Ciaran O’Neill, Liam G. Heaney

MedicineHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationBiology


First findings on the impact of COVID-19 on self-employment in the UK - evidence from the Understanding Society household survey

Darja Reuschke, Darja Reuschke, Andrew Henley, Andrew Henley, Elizabeth Daniel, Elizabeth Daniel

Social GroupsSocial GroupsArea EffectsArea EffectsRegional EconomicsRegional EconomicsGeographyGeographyLabour MarketLabour MarketUnemploymentUnemploymentOrganizations And FirmsOrganizations And FirmsEconomicsEconomicsPublic PolicyPublic PolicyIncome DynamicsIncome DynamicsWages And EarningsWages And EarningsEthnic GroupsEthnic GroupsHealthHealthCovid 19Covid 19


Mapping intersectional inequalities in biomarkers of healthy ageing and chronic disease in older English adults

Daniel Holman, Sarah Salway, Andrew Bell

Older PeopleDemographyHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationBiology


Unemployment rate: how many people are out of work?

Mike Brewer, Laura Gardiner, Karl Handscomb

Statistical AnalysisLabour MarketUnemploymentEconomicsPublic PolicyWelfare BenefitsWages And EarningsHealthEconomic PolicyCovid 19


Mental health disorders and alcohol misuse among UK military veterans and the general population: a comparison study

Rebecca Rhead, Deirdre MacManus, Margaret Jones, Neil Greenberg, Nicola T. Fear, Laura Goodwin

Drug/Alcohol AbusePsychologyWell BeingHealth


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


Sexual identity disparities in mental health among U.K. adults, U.S. adults, and U.S. adolescents: examining heterogeneity by race/ethnicity

Wouter J. Kiekens, Chaïm la Roi, Jan Kornelis Dijkstra

PsychologyDemographyEthnic GroupsWell BeingHealth


Who is left behind? Altruism of giving, happiness and mental health during the Covid-19 period in the UK

Eleftherios Giovanis, Oznur Ozdamar

PsychologyEconomicsIncome DynamicsHousehold EconomicsWell BeingHealthFinanceSocial BehaviourCovid 19


The high cost of unpaid care by young people: health and economic impacts of providing unpaid care

Nicola Brimblecombe, Martin Knapp, Derek King, Madeleine Stevens, Javiera Cartagena Farias

Unpaid WorkYoung PeopleLabour MarketEconomicsWages And EarningsWell BeingHealthCaregiving


Women with young children, key workers and BAME groups losing sleep during coronavirus pandemic

Jane Falkingham, Maria Evandrou, Min Qin, Athina Vlachantoni

DemographyEthnic GroupsHealthCovid 19


Coronavirus lockdown caused sharp increase of insomnia in UK

Jane Falkingham, Maria Evandrou, Min Qin, Athina Vlachantoni

DemographyEthnic GroupsHealthCovid 19


Youth vaping and smoking and parental vaping: a panel survey

Michael J. Green, Linsay Gray, Helen Sweeting

Drug/Alcohol AbuseYoung PeopleHouseholdsHealth


Closure of schools during the COVID-19 lockdown could increase inequalities in primary and secondary education

Nic Pensiero, Tony Kelly, Christian Bokhove

Information And Communication TechnologiesTime UseYoung PeopleEducationChild DevelopmentHouseholdsPublic PolicyHealthSocial StratificationCovid 19


Women with young children, key workers and BAME groups losing sleep during coronavirus pandemic

Jane Falkingham, Maria Evandrou, Min Qin, Athina Vlachantoni

DemographyEthnic GroupsHealthCovid 19


Living in poverty was bad for your health before COVID-19

Adam Tinson

Labour MarketHouseholdsUnemploymentEconomicsPovertyLiving StandardsPublic PolicyIncome DynamicsWages And EarningsHealthCovid 19


Estimating variation of Covid-19 'infection' in the population: results from Understanding Society's (UKHLS) first monthly covid-19 survey

Richard Breen, John Ermisch

Area EffectsGeographyDemographyHealthCovid 19


Balancing the risks of pupils returning to schools

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Young PeopleYoung PeopleEducationEducationChild DevelopmentChild DevelopmentHouseholdsHouseholdsEconomicsEconomicsPublic PolicyPublic PolicyHealthHealthLife Course AnalysisLife Course AnalysisCovid 19Covid 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


Briefing note COVID-19 survey: family relationships

Michaela Benzeval, Jonathan Burton, Thomas F. Crossley, Paul Fisher, Annette Jäckle, Brienna Perelli-Harris, Sandra Walzenbach

PsychologyTime UseYoung PeopleEducationLabour MarketPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthSocial BehaviourSociology Of HouseholdsCaregivingSocial PsychologyCovid 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


'Sleepless in lockdown': unpacking differences in sleep loss during the coronavirus pandemic in the UK

Jane Falkingham, Maria Evandrou, Min Qin, Athina Vlachantoni

DemographyEthnic GroupsHealthCovid 19