Population Health


Health, Well-Being, and Cognitive Functioning over the Life Course

Jo Mhairi Hale, Angelo Lorenti, Mikko Myrskylä, Maarten Jacob Bijlsma, Daniel Christoph Schneider, Alain Gagnon, Tommy Bengtsson, Alice Goisis, Berkay Ozcan

Adverse conditions early in life have lasting effects on health and mortality. Understanding the mechanisms through which experiences in early and later life are linked is thus important for the development of strategies for improving population health and promoting successful aging.Detailed description

Research keywords: Ageing, Mortality and Longevity; Health Care, Public Health, Medicine, and Epidemiology; Life Course

Region keywords: Finland; United Kingdom; USA


Goisis, A.; Özcan, B.; Myrskylä, M.:
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 114:1, 84-88 (2017).
Goisis, A.; Schneider, D. C.; Myrskylä, M.:
International Journal of Epidemiology 46:3, 850-859 (2017).
Bijwaard, G. E.; Myrskylä, M.; Tynelius, P.; Rasmussen, F.:
MPIDR Working Paper WP-2016-007. (2016).