Health and wellbeing

Access the latest news and information relating to health and wellbeing research. We fund research on key health and wellbeing issues, including ageing, mental health, disease and healthcare. New health and wellbeing research outputs are regularly added to our research catalogue. 

Health and wellbeing topics

Walking in the woods. Exercise can improve health and wellbeing.

Major research investments

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Find out about ESRC's major investments relating to health and wellbeing research.

Feature in focus

Research shows how people from some ethnic backgrounds are more at risk of cardiovascular diseases.


Research grants

Research outputs

Impact case studies

Press releases

Evidence briefings