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Add Health study: Being overweight years before pregnancy linked to bigger babies Using data from the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health, UNC researchers have found that women who are overweight or obese years before becoming pr... Jul 06, 2012 04:25 PM
2012 Add Health Users Conference Information and Registration Online registration is now open. Please join us July 26-27 in Bethesda, Maryland for the tenth Add Health Users Conference. May 30, 2012 12:45 PM
Call for Papers: 2012 Add Health Users Conference Submission deadline is March 30, 2012 Feb 17, 2012 02:40 PM
Add Health 2012 Users Conference Please mark your calendars Feb 10, 2012 08:55 AM
Living Arrangements of Young Adults: New Add Health Research Brief Released Data from Wave IV of the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health (Add Health) provide new insights on the living arrangements of young adults (ages 24 ... Dec 14, 2011 03:50 PM
Nearly one in five young adults has high blood pressure, study shows (UNC news release) The number of young adults in the United States with high blood pressure may be much higher than previously reported, according to a new study by researchers at... May 25, 2011 01:05 PM
Add Health Wave IV Public Use Data Released Data set now available for download from the ICPSR website. May 06, 2011 10:10 PM
Non-Heterosexual Youth Disproportionately Punished at School and in Court Research based on Add Health data shows that gay, lesbian, and bisexual youth are more likely to face sanctions for illegal and transgressive behaviors than sim... Dec 20, 2010 12:05 PM
Add Health-Based Study Uncovers Genetic Contribution to Political Views A new study based on data from the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health (Add Health) suggests that genetics may play a role in shaping adults’ pol... Nov 01, 2010 12:10 PM
Add Health Research on Genetic Factors that Influence Behavior US News & World Report features research by CPC Fellows Guo and Harris that suggests genetic factors could influence behavior. Aug 19, 2010 03:30 PM
Add Health 2010 Users Conference Materials and Methodology Presentations Now Available Over 100 researchers who are working with Add Health data met for the ninth Add Health Users Conference in Bethesda, MD on July 22-23, 2010. Conference materia... Sep 14, 2010 02:10 PM
Dr. Harris presents Add Health Research at Genetics and Social Science Conference Jun 23, 2010 11:35 AM
Dr. Harris to speak at Congressional Briefing on impact of the economic downturn Jun 23, 2010 11:10 AM
On-line registration opens for 2010 Add Health Users Conference May 03, 2010 01:55 PM
Add Health research on mentorship of disadvantaged teens covered in ScienceDaily A new study based on Add Health data shows that mentoring makes a positive impact on teens’ long-term educational attainment. Nov 19, 2009 03:05 PM
Add Health releases Wave IV interview data Add Health is pleased to announce the release of the Wave IV in-home interview data. We are now accepting requests for the Wave IV data from Add Health users wi... Nov 02, 2009 02:10 PM
Moratorium on new contracts to use Add Health restricted-use data Add Health is implementing a moratorium on new restricted-use data agreements, effective at the end of this month. The Carolina Population Center will continue... Oct 23, 2009 09:50 AM
New York Times magazine explores research on social networks effects in health An in-depth article published September 10th examines evidence from several studies – including Add Health – regarding the theory that health behaviors can ... Sep 29, 2009 12:15 PM
Dates Set for 2010 Add Health Users Conference Mark your calendars! The ninth Add Health Users Conference will be held on July 22-23, 2010. Sep 21, 2009 02:25 PM
Add Health cited in Senate Appropriations Committee FY 2010 Spending Bill The U.S. Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies released its version of the FY 2010 spending bi... Aug 19, 2009 12:15 PM