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

Jakob Petersen, Michaela Benzeval

MedicineHealthSurveysBiology


Concordance of health states in couples. Analysis of self-reported, nurse administered and blood-based biomarker data in Understanding Society

Apostolos Davillas, Stephen Pudney

MedicineEconomicsHealthBiology


Assortative mating on educational attainment leads to genetic spousal resemblance for causal alleles

David Hugh-Jones, Karin J. H. Verweij, Beate St. Pourcain, Abdel Abdellaoui

Science And TechnologyEducationFamily Formation And DissolutionSocial StratificationBiologyGenetics


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


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


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

Heather Brown, Olga Biosca

PsychologyEducationSavings And AssetsHealthBiology


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


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

A. M. M. Hughes

UnemploymentWell BeingHealthBiology


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


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


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


Leukemia-associated somatic mutations drive distinct patterns of age-related clonal hemopoiesis

Thomas McKerrell, Naomi Park, Thaidy Moreno, Carolyn Grove, Hannes Ponstingl

Older PeopleMedicineHealthBiologyGenetics


Grip strength across the life course: normative data from twelve British studies

Richard M. Dodds, Holly E. Syddall, Rachel Cooper, Michaela Benzeval, Ian J. Deary

MedicineHealthLife Course AnalysisBiology


Associations between active commuting, body fat, and body mass index: population based, cross sectional study in the United Kingdom

Ellen Flint, Steven Cummins, Amanda Sacker

MedicineHealthTransportCommutingBiology


Collecting biomarkers using trained interviewers. Lessons learned from a pilot study

Stephanie L. McFall, Anne Conolly, Jonathan Burton

MedicineSurvey MethodologyHealthBiology


OP47 Is active commuting good for our health? -conference paper abstract-

E. Flint, S. Cummins, Amanda Sacker

HealthTransportCommutingBiology