The effect of housing on the mental health of older people: the impact of lifetime housing history in Whitehall II

January 2011
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p682
Academic Journal
The article offers information on a study conducted by the authors related to effect of housing on older people's mental health in Great Britain. It states that renters had poor mental health and those who had problem in paying their bills had higher General Health Questionnaire (GHQ) scores. It highlights that financial problems and housing quality have become relatively more important in explaining health of older people.


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