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Internet use and health: connecting secondary data through spatial microsimulation

Ulrike Deetjen, John A. Powell

Information And Communication TechnologiesGeographyHealthMicrosimulation


Work and wellbeing: exploring data on inequalities

Rachel Ormston, Steven Hope

PsychologyLabour MarketOrganizations And FirmsWell BeingHealth


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


Introduction

Michaela Benzeval

PoliticsSocial ChangeEducationLabour MarketHouseholdsPublic PolicyResearchSocietiesHealthLife Course AnalysisSurveys


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


Health and employment: commentary

Stephen Bevan

Labour MarketPublic PolicyWell BeingHealth


Devolution - a route to better policy making: case studies

Raj Patel

PoliticsEnvironmental SociologyLaw And LegislationArea EffectsPublic PolicyGovernmentWell BeingHealthTaxationCommuting


Together for mental health delivery plan: 2016-2019

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Young PeopleChild DevelopmentPublic PolicyWell BeingHealth


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 dynamic effects of retirement on well-being

Dusanee Kesavayuth, Robert E. Rosenman, Vasileios Zikos

Older PeoplePsychologyTime UseLabour MarketIncome DynamicsWell BeingHealth


Temporal stability, cross-validity, and external validity of risk preferences measures: experimental evidence from a UK representative sample

Matteo M. Galizzi, Sara R. Machado, Raffaele Miniaci

PsychologySurvey MethodologyHealthFinance


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


A debt effect? How is unmanageable debt related to other problems in people’s lives?

Joe Lane

PovertyHousehold EconomicsDebt: IndebtednessWell BeingHealthFinance


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


Working longer? How being employed/self-employed in later life in the UK relates to health and increasing gender and income inequalities

Sara Arber, Robert Meadows

Older PeopleLabour MarketIncome DynamicsWages And EarningsHealth


Retirement and cognitive abilities

Alberto Tumino

Older PeoplePensionsPsychologyWell BeingHealth


Does well-being help you with unemployment?

Dusanee Kesavayuth, Vasileios Zikos

PsychologyUnemploymentWell BeingHealth


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

Heather Brown, Olga Biosca

PsychologyEducationSavings And AssetsHealthBiology