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

Apostolos Davillas, Andrew M. Jones, Michaela Benzeval

MedicineEconomicsHealthBiology


Single women living alone in later life: evidence from Understanding Society data

Hafiz T.A. Khan, Trish Hafford-Letchfield, Nicky Lambert

Social GroupsOlder PeopleDemographyWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisSociology


Drivers of poverty entry and persistence among older people in the UK

Ricky Kanabar

Older PeoplePovertyWelfare BenefitsIncome Dynamics


What is the relationship between health and social exclusion in older age?

Amanda Sacker, Andy Ross, Catherine MacLeod, Gopal Netuveli, Gill Windle

Older PeopleSocial ExclusionHealth


What’s driving unretirement – might it exacerbate inequalities in later life?

Loretta Platts, Laurie Corna, Diana Worts, Peggy McDonough, Debora Price

Older PeopleLabour Market


Quality of life in older age: commentary

Anna Dixon

Older PeopleSocial InclusionLabour MarketPoverty


Green lives: commentary

Dustin Benton

Environmental SociologyGeographyWell BeingHealthSocial Behaviour


Do cumulative experiences of racial discrimination impact on mental health?

Laia Bécares, James Nazroo, Stephanie Wallace

Ethnic GroupsWell BeingHealthSocial BehaviourSocial PsychologyRace Relations


The mental health of the 'hidden majority' of adults with intellectual disabilities

Chris Hatton, Eric Emerson, Janet Robertson, Susannah Baines

DisabilityWell BeingHealth


New caregivers give up paid employment

Ewan Carr, Emily T. Murray, Paola Zaninotto, Dorina Cadar, Jenny Head

DisabilityOlder PeopleLabour MarketCaregiving


Sexual orientation and mental health: what can population studies offer?

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

Drug/Alcohol AbuseSocial GroupsPsychologyWell BeingHealthSurveys


Adult mental health: commentary

Paul Farmer

DisabilityPsychologyEthnic GroupsWell BeingHealth


A life course approach for understanding later life sustainability

Holly Syddall, Avan Aihie Sayer

Well BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisBiology


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


Health and employment: commentary

Stephen Bevan

Labour MarketPublic PolicyWell BeingHealth


Introduction

Michaela Benzeval

PoliticsSocial ChangeEducationLabour MarketHouseholdsPublic PolicyResearchSocietiesHealthLife Course AnalysisSurveys


Devolution - a route to better policy making: case studies

Raj Patel

PoliticsEnvironmental SociologyLaw And LegislationArea EffectsPublic PolicyGovernmentWell BeingHealthTaxationCommuting


Social networking sites and employment status: an investigation based on Understanding Society data

John Mowbray, Robert Raeside, Hazel Hall, Peter Robertson

Information And Communication TechnologiesSocial NetworksScience And TechnologyInformation NetworksYoung PeopleLabour Market


Health burden of the daily commute

Luke Munford, Jennifer Roberts, Nigel Rice

Well BeingHealthCommutingTravel


Access to sports facilities: a hurdle to physical activity?

Heather Brown, Frauke Becker, Kofi Antwi

Well BeingHealthCommutingTravel


The social and spatial context of urban health inequalities

Jens Kandt

Area EffectsGeographyPublic PolicyHealth


Connections between parent and child wellbeing

Elizabeth Webb, Laia Becares, Yvonne Kelly, Anne McMunn, Amanda Sacker

Young PeopleWell BeingHealthSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Neighbourhood influences on child mental wellbeing and behaviours

Ivy Shiue

Area EffectsYoung PeopleWell BeingHealthSocial Behaviour