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Green Man 2018

Staff from the LHA and the Centre for Longitudinal Studies helped navigate Green Man Festival goers through life’s twists and turns by playing Life Course Golf Course. 

Life course

CLOSER has launches a series of educational animations to educate, inform and entertain those new to longitudinal studies.

The five animations cover the following topics:

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Staff from MRC LHA took park in the MRC Festival for Medical Research 2018.
Read our blog about the day (external link)
CLOSER Children Weight

Disadvantaged children born at the start of the 21st century weighed up to 5kg more in their childhood and early teenage years than those from more privileged backgrounds. Yet in previous generations lower social class was associated with lower childhood and adolescent weight, a new study has found.

(CLOSER funded research)

Read more (external link)