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Economic insecurity during the Great Recession and metabolic, inflammatory and liver function biomarkers: analysis of the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Claire L. Niedzwiedz, Srinivasa Vittal Katikireddi, Aaron Reeves, Martin McKee, David Stuckler

EconomicsHousehold EconomicsDebt: IndebtednessWell BeingHealthFinanceBiology


Wellbeing at the edges of ownership

Susan J. Smith, Melek Cigdem, Rachel Ong, Gavin Wood

Debt: IndebtednessWell BeingHealthHousing Market


Social stratification of education by ethnic minority groups over generations in the UK

Laurence Lessard-Phillips, Yaojun Li

DemographyMigrationEducationEthnic GroupsSocial StratificationHigher Education


Local food availability, diet and obesity : development and empirical testing of a complex theory -PhD thesis-

Tarra Lynn Penney

Area EffectsGeographyHealthSocial Stratification


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


The social determinants of health: an empirical analysis of ethnic and spatial inequalities in health -PhD thesis-

Natasha M. Crawford

GeographyDemographyEthnic GroupsWell BeingHealthBiology


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


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


Ethnic differentials in health: the additional effect of ethnic density

Zhixin Feng, Athina Vlachantoni, Jane Falkingham, Maria Evandrou

Area EffectsDemographyPovertyEthnic GroupsHealth


Overstretched, overdrawn, undeserved: financial difficulty and mental health at work

Katie Evans, Merlyn Holkar, Nic Murray

PsychologySociology Of LabourLabour MarketEconomicsHousehold EconomicsWell BeingHealthFinance


Explaining conflicting results in research on the heterogeneous effects of parental separation on children’s educational attainment according to social background

Fabrizio Bernardi, Diederik Boertien

Young PeopleEducationChild DevelopmentHouseholdsEconomicsFamily Formation And DissolutionSocial Stratification


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

Amanda Hughes, Meena Kumari

MedicineUnemploymentWell BeingHealthBiology


Health and well-being measures for children

Rebecca Cox

Area EffectsPsychologyYoung PeopleWell BeingHealth


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

Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones, Michaela Benzeval

MedicineEconomicsHealthBiology


Can clean air make you happy? Examining the effect of nitrogen dioxide (NO2) on life satisfaction

Sarah J. Knight, Peter Howley

Environmental SociologyArea EffectsGeographyScience And TechnologyWell BeingHealth


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


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

Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones, Michaela Benzeval

MedicineEconomicsHealthBiology


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


Briefing: health and care of older people in England 2017

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Older PeoplePublic PolicyWell BeingHealthCaregiving


Saving behaviour and biomarkers: a high-dimensional Bayesian analysis of British panel data

Sarah Brown, Pulak Ghosh, Daniel Gray, Bhuvanesh Pareek, Jennifer Roberts

Savings And AssetsDebt: IndebtednessHealthSurveysFinanceBiology


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