Why Do Children from Socioeconomically Disadvantaged Families Suffer from Poor Health When They Reach Adulthood? A Life-Course Study.: Childhood socioeconomic disadvantage and adult disorders

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Melchior, Maria; Moffitt, Terrie,; Milne, Barry,; Poulton, Richie; Caspi, Avshalom;
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP)
  • Identifiers: doi: 10.1093/aje/kwm155
  • Subject: [SDV.SPEE]Life Sciences [q-bio]/Santé publique et épidémiologie

International audience; The authors investigated what risk factors contribute to an excess risk of poor adult health among children who experience socioeconomic disadvantage. Data came from 1,037 children born in Dunedin, New Zealand, in 1972-1973, who were followed fro... View more
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