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Regional inequalities in adiposity in England: distributional analysis of the contribution of individual-level characteristics and the small area obesogenic environment

Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones

Area EffectsGeographyHealthSocial StratificationBiology


The working mother-in-law effect on the labour force participation of first and second-generation immigrant women in the UK

Albert F. Arcarons

MigrationLabour MarketEthnic GroupsSocial BehaviourSociology Of Households


Unravelling the ‘immigrant health paradox’: ethnic maintenance, discrimination, and health behaviours of the foreign born and their children in England

Renee Reichl Luthra, Alita Nandi, Michaela Benzeval

Drug/Alcohol AbuseSocial GroupsSocial NetworksMigrationEthnic GroupsHealthSocial BehaviourRace Relations


Assortative mating and turnout: a self-reinforcing pattern of unequal voting participation

Moa Frödin Gruneau

PoliticsSocial GroupsElections. Electoral BehaviourFamily Formation And DissolutionSocial StratificationSocial BehaviourSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Speed of aging during life span measured by new tool

Daniel W.W. Belsky, Avshalom Caspi, Louise Arseneault, Andrea Baccarelli, David L. Corcoran

HealthLife Course AnalysisBiologyGenetics


New tool may offer a novel approach to prevent multiple chronic diseases

Daniel W.W. Belsky, Avshalom Caspi, Louise Arseneault, Andrea Baccarelli, David L. Corcoran

HealthLife Course AnalysisBiologyGenetics


Epidemiologists develop new tool for measuring the pace of aging across the life course

Daniel W.W. Belsky, Avshalom Caspi, Louise Arseneault, Andrea Baccarelli, David L. Corcoran

HealthLife Course AnalysisBiologyGenetics


Quantification of the pace of biological aging in humans through a blood test, the DunedinPoAm DNA methylation algorithm

Daniel W.W. Belsky, Avshalom Caspi, Louise Arseneault, Andrea Baccarelli, David L. Corcoran

HealthLife Course AnalysisBiologyGenetics


A latent class approach to inequity in health using biomarker data

Vincenzo Carrieri, Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones

EconomicsHealthBiology


Occupational inequalities in volunteering participation: using detailed data on jobs to explore the influence of habits and circumstances

Paul S. Lambert, Alasdair C. Rutherford

Labour MarketSociologySocial StratificationSocial Behaviour


Is social media use associated with children's well-being? Results from the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Liz Twigg, Craig Duncan, Scott Weich

Information And Communication TechnologiesSocial GroupsArea EffectsPsychologyTime UseGeographyYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentWell BeingHealthSocial BehaviourSocial Psychology


Health and socio-economic inequalities by sexual orientation among older women in the United Kingdom: findings from the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Laia Bécares

Drug/Alcohol AbuseSocial GroupsOlder PeoplePsychologyWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationSocial Behaviour


Biomarkers, disability and health care demand

Apostolos Davillas, Stephen Pudney

DisabilityEconomicsIncome DynamicsHealthLife Course AnalysisBiology


Does volunteering make us happier, or are happier people more likely to volunteer? Addressing the problem of reverse causality when estimating the wellbeing impacts of volunteering

Ricky N. Lawton, Iulian Gramatki, Will Watt, Daniel Fujiwara

PsychologyWell BeingHealthSocial Behaviour


Patterns of social inequality in arts and cultural participation: findings from a nationally representative sample of adults living in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Hei Wan Mak, Rory Coulter, Daisy Fancourt

Social GroupsDemographyArtsSocial StratificationSocial Behaviour


Religiosity and mental wellbeing among members of majority and minority religions: findings from Understanding Society, The UK Household Longitudinal Study

Ozan Aksoy, David Bann, Meg E. Fluharty, Alita Nandi

Social GroupsReligionWell BeingHealthSocial Behaviour


Nurse effects on measurement error in household biosocial surveys

Alexandru Cernat, Joseph W. Sakshaug

Survey MethodologyHealthBiology


The impact of a personalised blood pressure warning on health outcomes and behaviours

Sonia Bhalotra, Adeline Delavande, Paul Fisher, Jonathan James

Survey MethodologyHealthBiology


Understanding the friendship networks of older Black and Minority Ethnic people living in the United Kingdom

Brenda Hayanga, Dylan Kneale, Ann Phoenix

Social GroupsOlder PeopleSocial NetworksSocial ExclusionSocial InclusionEthnic GroupsWell BeingSocial Behaviour


Pro-environmental behaviours and attitudes are associated with health, wellbeing and life satisfaction in multiple occupancy households in the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Gopalakrishnan Netuveli, Paul Watts

Environmental SociologyWell BeingHealthSocial AttitudesSocial BehaviourSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Ex ante inequality of opportunity in health, decomposition and distributional analysis of biomarkers

Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones

EconomicsHealthBiology


The internet and children’s psychological wellbeing

Emily McDool, Philip Powell, Jennifer Roberts, Karl Taylor

Information And Communication TechnologiesArea EffectsSocial NetworksPsychologyTime UseGeographyYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentWell BeingSocial CapitalHealthSocial Behaviour


Biomarkers as precursors of disability

Apostolos Davillas, Stephen Pudney

DisabilityHealthLife Course AnalysisBiology


Systematic underestimation of the epigenetic clock and age acceleration in older subjects

Louis Y. El Khoury, Tyler Gorrie-Stone, Melissa Smart, Amanda Hughes, Yanchun Bao

Older PeopleLife Course AnalysisBiologyGenetics


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

Michaela Benzeval

Young PeopleChild DevelopmentHouseholdsChildbearing: FertilitySurvey MethodologyResearchLife Course AnalysisSurveysBiology