The impact of education on risk factors and the occurrence of multimorbidity in the EPIC-Heidelberg cohort

BACKGROUND In aging populations, the prevalence of multimorbidity is high, and the role of socioeconomic status and its correlates is not well described. Thus, we investigated the association between educational attainment and multimorbidity in a prospective cohort study, taking also into account intermediate factors that could explain such associations… CONTINUE READING