08.04.2022

Study from SP1 published

A worse family climate, well-being and health behaviour of parents influence the subjective health of adolescents negatively!

For families and adolescents with a low socio-economic status, the family climate, well-being and health behaviour of the parents operate as the most important mediators in regard to the health of the adolescents. The results can be seen in detail in the latest publication of SP1. Now available at Plos One: https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0266463.

Rattay P, Blume M, Wachtler B, Wollgast L, Spallek J, Hoffmann S, Sander L, Herr R, Herke M, Reuter M, Novelli A, Hövener C. Socioeconomic position and self-rated health among female and male adolescents: The role of familial determinants in explaining health inequalities. Results of the German KiGGS study. PLoS ONE. 2022; 17(4):e0266463. Link to the publication: https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0266463