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Understanding Society at 10 years

Lucinda Platt, Gundi Knies, Renee Reichl Luthra, Alita Nandi, Michaela Benzeval

Social GroupsArea EffectsGeographyInterdisciplinarity: Social SciencesSurvey MethodologyResearchHealthLife Course AnalysisSurveysSociologyBiologyGeneticsCovid 19


Understanding families' lives across the lifecourse: the value of panel studies. Understanding Society: The UK Household Longitudinal Study

Michaela Benzeval

Life Course AnalysisSurveysSociology Of Households


Population priorities for successful aging: a randomized vignette experiment

Elise Whitley, Michaela Benzeval, Frank Popham

Older PeopleDemographySurvey MethodologyWell BeingHealthLife Course Analysis


Foreword: capturing the complexity of the UK

Michaela Benzeval

GeographySocial ExclusionSocial InclusionSocial ChangeLabour MarketHouseholdsPublic PolicyWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisSurveysSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Mobility


Enhancing data around early life in Understanding Society: scientific opportunities and considerations

Michaela Benzeval

Young PeopleChild DevelopmentHouseholdsChildbearing: FertilitySurvey MethodologyResearchLife Course AnalysisSurveysBiology


The association between self-rated health and underlying biomarker levels is modified by age, gender, and household income: evidence from Understanding Society – the UK Household Longitudinal Study

M. Pia Chaparro, Amanda Hughes, Meena Kumari, Michaela Benzeval

Social GroupsDemographyIncome DynamicsHealthBiology


Are flexible work arrangements associated with lower levels of chronic stress-related biomarkers? A study of 6025 employees in the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Tarani Chandola, Cara L. Booker, Meena Kumari, Michaela Benzeval

Sociology Of LabourLabour MarketWell BeingHealthCaregivingBiology


The moderating effect of childhood disadvantage on the associations between smoking and occupational exposure and lung function; a cross sectional analysis of the UK Household Longitudinal Study (UKHLS)

Caroline Carney, Michaela Benzeval

Drug/Alcohol AbuseHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial Stratification


Data resource profile: Cohort and Longitudinal Studies Enhancement Resources (CLOSER)

Dara O’Neill, Michaela Benzeval, Andy Boyd, Lisa Calderwood, Cyrus Cooper, Louise Corti, Elaine Dennison, Emla Fitzsimmons, Alissa Goodman, Rebecca Hardy

DemographySocial ChangeSurvey MethodologyLife Course AnalysisSurveys


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

Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones, Michaela Benzeval

MedicineEconomicsHealthBiology


Neighborhood deprivation and biomarkers of health in Britain: the mediating role of the physical environment

M. Pia Chaparro, Michaela Benzeval, Elizabeth Richardson, Richard Mitchell

Area EffectsGeographyHealthBiology


Social patterning in grip strength and in its association with age; a cross sectional analysis using the UK Household Longitudinal Study (UKHLS)

Caroline Carney, Michaela Benzeval

MedicineHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationBiology


A guide to the biomarker data in the CLOSER studies. A catalogue across cohort and longitudinal studies

Milagros Ruiz, Michaela Benzeval, Meena Kumari

Science And TechnologyHealthSurveysBiology


Biomarker, genetics and epigenetics data

Meena Kumari, Melissa Smart, Michaela Benzeval

Science And TechnologySurveysBiologyGenetics


Socio-economic inequalities in C-reactive protein and fibrinogen across the adult age span: findings from Understanding Society

Apostolos Davillas, Michaela Benzeval, Meena Kumari

Science And TechnologyHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationBiology


Genome-wide analysis of health-related biomarkers in the UK Household Longitudinal Study reveals novel associations

Bram P. Prins, Karoline B. Kuchenbaecker, Yanchun Bao, Melissa Smart, Delilah Zabaneh, Ghazaleh Fatemifar, Jian’an Luan, Nick J. Wareham, Robert A. Scott, John R.B. Perry

Science And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


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

Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones, Michaela Benzeval

MedicineEconomicsHealthBiology


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

Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones, Michaela Benzeval

MedicineEconomicsHealthBiology


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

Jakob Petersen, Michaela Benzeval

MedicineHealthSurveysBiology


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, Michaela Benzeval

Older PeoplePsychologyWell BeingHealthLife Course Analysis


Introduction

Michaela Benzeval

PoliticsSocial ChangeEducationLabour MarketHouseholdsPublic PolicyResearchSocietiesHealthLife Course AnalysisSurveys


Alternative measures to BMI: exploring income-related inequalities in adiposity in Great Britain

Apostolos Davillas, Michaela Benzeval

Income DynamicsHealthFinanceSocial StratificationBiology


How do biomarkers and genetics contribute to Understanding Society? -25th Anniversary editorial-

Michaela Benzeval, Meena Kumari, Andrew M. Jones

Social SciencesMedicineScience And TechnologyResearchLife Course AnalysisSurveysBiologyGenetics


Association of adiposity and mental health functioning across the lifespan: findings from Understanding Society (The UK Household Longitudinal Study)

Apostolos Davillas, Michaela Benzeval, Meena Kumari

MedicineWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisBiology


Age and income-related inequalities in C-reactive protein: evidence from Understanding Society (UKHLS)

Apostolos Davillas, Michaela Benzeval, Meena Kumari

MedicineIncome DynamicsHealthLife Course AnalysisBiology