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Friends are equally important to men and women, but family matters more for men's well-being
  1. Noriko Cable1,
  2. Mel Bartley1,
  3. Tarani Chandola2,
  4. Amanda Sacker3
  1. 1Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
  2. 2The Cathie Mash Centre for Census and Survey Research, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
  3. 3Institution for Social and Economic Research, University of Essex, Colchester, UK
  1. Correspondence to Dr Noriko Cable, Senior Research Fellow, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1-19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK; n.cable{at}ucl.ac.uk

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  • Funding This study is a project from the International Centre for Lifecourse Studies in Society and Health, supported by the Economic and Social Research Council (RES-596-28-0001).

  • Competing interests None.

  • Ethics approval The National Child Developmental Study (NCDS) data are in the public domain, not requiring researchers to obtain ethical approval for the academic use of the data. Ethical approvals from the London Multi-Centre Research Ethics Committees were obtained prior to the data collection by the PI's of the National Childhood Developmental Study at the Centre for Longitudinal Studies. An application to use the Biomedical Survey data (the age 45 data) was made to the UK Data Archive, and a special licence to use theses data was granted. Ethical approvals of the sweeps 6 (age 42) and 8 (age 50) of the NCDS were approved by the London Multi-Centre Research Ethics Committees. The ethical approval of the NCDS biomedical survey (age 45) was obtained from the South-East Multi-Centre Research Ethics Committee.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

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Footnotes

  • Funding This study is a project from the International Centre for Lifecourse Studies in Society and Health, supported by the Economic and Social Research Council (RES-596-28-0001).

  • Competing interests None.

  • Ethics approval The National Child Developmental Study (NCDS) data are in the public domain, not requiring researchers to obtain ethical approval for the academic use of the data. Ethical approvals from the London Multi-Centre Research Ethics Committees were obtained prior to the data collection by the PI's of the National Childhood Developmental Study at the Centre for Longitudinal Studies. An application to use the Biomedical Survey data (the age 45 data) was made to the UK Data Archive, and a special licence to use theses data was granted. Ethical approvals of the sweeps 6 (age 42) and 8 (age 50) of the NCDS were approved by the London Multi-Centre Research Ethics Committees. The ethical approval of the NCDS biomedical survey (age 45) was obtained from the South-East Multi-Centre Research Ethics Committee.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

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