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Heaviness, health and happiness: A cross-sectional study of 163 066 UK Biobank participants

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  • Zia Ul-Haq
  • Daniel F Mackay
  • Daniel Martin
  • Daniel J Smith
  • Jason M R Gill
  • Barbara I Nicholl
  • Breda Cullen
  • Jonathan Evans
  • Beverly Roberts
  • Ian J Deary
  • John Gallacher
  • Matthew Hotopf
  • Nick Craddock
  • Jill P Pell

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    Rights statement: © Heaviness, health and happiness : a cross-sectional study of 163 066 UK Biobank participants. / Ul-Haq, Zia; Mackay, Daniel F; Martin, Daniel; Smith, Daniel J; Gill, Jason M R; Nicholl, Barbara I; Cullen, Breda; Evans, Jonathan; Roberts, Beverly; Deary, Ian J; Gallacher, John; Hotopf, Matthew; Craddock, Nick; Pell, Jill P. In: Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health, Vol. 68, No. 4, 2014, p. 340-348. Research output: Contribution to journal › Article

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)340-348
JournalJournal of Epidemiology & Community Health
Issue number4
Early online date13 Dec 2013
Publication statusPublished - 2014


Obesity is known to increase the risk of many diseases and reduce overall quality of life. This study examines the relationship with self-reported health (SRH) and happiness.

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