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Obesity linked to emotional problems - The Scotsman

Obesity linked to emotional problems - The Scotsman | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it
Obesity and emotional problems, such as feelings of low mood and anxiety, develop hand-in-hand in children from the age of seven, according to new research.
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Disadvantaged boys benefit most from earlier schooling, say researchers | Children & Young People Now

Disadvantaged boys benefit most from earlier schooling, say researchers | Children & Young People Now | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it
Read Disadvantaged boys benefit most from earlier schooling, say researchers and the latest children services news & best practice on Children & Young People Now
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Parents' break-up more likely to harm mental health of children aged seven to 14 | Society | The Guardian

Parents' break-up more likely to harm mental health of children aged seven to 14 | Society | The Guardian | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it
Research shows a 16% rise in emotional problems and 8% rise in conduct disorders
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Girls Twice More Likely To Be Affected By Social Media-Linked Depression Compared To Boys

Girls Twice More Likely To Be Affected By Social Media-Linked Depression Compared To Boys | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it
More teenage girls experience depressive symptoms linked to heavy social media use than teenage boys, a study found. Researchers also revealed that more teenage girls have experienced online harassment and cyberbullying.
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Teenagers inherit smoking

Teenagers inherit smoking | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it

Teenagers whose mothers smoke during pregnancy, or whose parents or friends smoke, are more likely to smoke themselves. The findings come from a new study carried out at Imperial College London and published today in the journal Thorax

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Asst.Prof.Dr.Emad K.'s curator insight, November 20, 2018 1:48 AM
Really, it is very big problem, so we as a researchers have to improve our students life by warning them about such bad habits.

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Why some of the UK's most ambitious children are losing out

Why some of the UK's most ambitious children are losing out | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it
The jobs that youngsters want to do when they grow up reveal some striking differences.
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Young adults on zero-hour contracts suffer worse physical and mental health, study finds

Young adults on zero-hour contracts suffer worse physical and mental health, study finds | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it

Young adults on zero-hour contracts suffer worse physical and mental health, study finds latest on ITV News. All the Health news

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UK Data Service's curator insight, July 12, 2017 4:03 AM
This article covers research which uses data held by the UK Data Service.
 
Report: Economic activity and health – Initial findings from the Next Steps Age 25 Sweep
 
Next Steps (formerly the Longitudinal Study of Young People in England (LSYPE1))
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Sending girls to private schools will not help them earn any more money

Sending girls to private schools will not help them earn any more money | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it

Men are much more likely to benefit from a private education than women regardless of their qualifications, a new report suggests, thanks to long-standing “old boys” networks putting men ahead for top jobs and higher salaries.

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Scouts and Guides at lower risk of mental illness in later life 

Scouts and Guides at lower risk of mental illness in later life  | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it
Researchers say programmes that help children develop self-reliance and teamwork may have lifelong benefits
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Parental absence linked to smoking and drinking in pre-teens

Parental absence linked to smoking and drinking in pre-teens | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it

Kids were more than twice as likely to take up smoking before the age of 11.

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The article refers to a study which used  data from the ESRC-funded Millennium Cohort Study

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UK Data Service's curator insight, October 14, 2016 4:28 AM
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