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News Archive for December 2010

International collaboration publishes findings on health comparisons of European cities

Dec 13, 2010

Work by an international collaboration making comparisons of metropolitan areas across Europe has found that health tends to be worse in the north and west of the UK and the central belt and south east of Germany, and more favourable in Sweden and north west Belgium, even accounting for differences in socio-economic composition. Dr Linsay Gray and Prof Alastair Leyland from the MRC/CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit lead the work with contributions from colleagues in Sweden, England, Belgium, Northern Ireland, Spain, Norway, Republic of Ireland, Finland and Germany.

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International collaboration publishes findings on health comparisons of European cities

Dec 13, 2010

Work by an international collaboration making comparisons of metropolitan areas across Europe has found that health tends to be worse in the north and west of the UK and the central belt and south east of Germany, and more favourable in Sweden and north west Belgium, even accounting for differences in socio-economic composition. Dr Linsay Gray and Prof Alastair Leyland from the MRC/CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit lead the work with contributions from colleagues in Sweden, England, Belgium, Northern Ireland, Spain, Norway, Republic of Ireland, Finland and Germany.

Read complete article: International collaboration publishes findings on health comparisons of European cities

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