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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


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


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


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

Heather Brown, Olga Biosca

PsychologyEducationSavings And AssetsHealthBiology


The childhood origins of social mobility: socio-economic inequalities and changing opportunities

L. Richards, E. Garratt, A.F. Heath, L. Anderson, E. Altintaş

Social GroupsSocial NetworksYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentSocial CapitalSocial StratificationSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Mobility


Association between lipid biomarkers, physical activity, and socioeconomic status in a population-based cross-sectional study in the UK

Heather Brown, Frauke Becker

MedicineHealthSportSocial StratificationBiology


Do the companionship and community networks of older LGBT adults compensate for weaker kinship networks?

Marcus Green

Social GroupsOlder PeopleSocial NetworksSocial Behaviour


Labour market entries and exits of women from different origin countries in the UK

Yassine Khoudja, Lucinda Platt

Social GroupsLabour MarketUnemploymentEthnic GroupsSociology


Sexual orientation and symptoms of common mental disorder or low wellbeing: combined meta-analysis of 12 UK population health surveys

Joanna Semlyen, Michael King, Justin Varney, Gareth Hagger-Johnson

Drug/Alcohol AbuseSocial GroupsPsychologyWell BeingHealthSurveys


Unemployment and health in the UK : exploring psychobiological pathways -PhD thesis-

A. M. M. Hughes

UnemploymentWell BeingHealthBiology


Social capital across the UK: 2011 to 2012

Veronique Siegler

Social GroupsArea EffectsSocial NetworksPsychologyGeographyDemographySocietiesSocial Capital


Obesity, metabolic health, and history of cytomegalovirus infection in the general population

Mark Hamer, G. David Batty, Mika Kivimäki

MedicineHealthBiology


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


The physical health of British adults with intellectual disability: cross sectional study

Eric Emerson, Chris Hatton, Susannah Baines, Janet Robertson

DisabilityHealthBiology


The lives of the others: sexual identity and relationship quality in Australia and the United Kingdom

Francisco Perales, Janeen Baxter

Social GroupsPsychologyFamily Formation And DissolutionSociologySocial Behaviour


Meta-analysis of summary statistics from quantitative trait association studies with unknown sample overlap -conference paper abstract-

Arthur Gilly, Ioanna Tachmazidou, Eleftheria Zeggini

MedicineResearchBiologyGenetics


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

Apostolos Davillas, Michaela Benzeval, Meena Kumari

MedicineIncome DynamicsHealthLife Course AnalysisBiology


OP96 Associations between active commuting behaviours and blood biomarkers for cardiovascular disease: evidence from the UK Household Longitudinal Study -conference paper abstract-

E. Flint, S. Cummins

MedicineHealthCommutingBiology


The role of parental education and income in children’s aspirations for higher education: a causal estimation

Tina Rampino

Social GroupsYoung PeopleEducationHousehold EconomicsSocial StratificationHigher Education


Life satisfaction and sexual minorities: evidence from Australia and the United Kingdom

Nattavudh Powdthavee, Mark Wooden

Social GroupsWell Being


Heritability and genetic association analysis of two cognition phenotypes in white European adults

Delilah Zabaneh

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Using genome-wide data to examine the association between Body Mass Index (BMI) and sleep

Victoria Garfield

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Investigating the effects of active commuting

Ellen Flint, Steven Cummins

Well BeingHealthCommutingBiology


Height-reducing variants and selection for short stature in Sardinia

Magdalena Zoledziewska, Carlo Sidore, Charleston W. K. Chiang, Serena Sanna, Antonella Mulas

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Sexual orientation and poverty in the UK: a review and top-line findings from the UK Household Longitudinal Study

S.C. Noah Uhrig

Social GroupsPoverty