Hui Liu

Summary

Affiliation: Michigan State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Diabetes Risk and Disease Management in Later Life: A National Longitudinal Study of the Role of Marital Quality
    Hui Liu
    Department of Sociology, Michigan State University, East Lansing
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 71:1070-1080. 2016
  2. pmc Is Sex Good for Your Health? A National Study on Partnered Sexuality and Cardiovascular Risk among Older Men and Women
    Hui Liu
    Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 57:276-96. 2016
  3. pmc Gender, stress in childhood and adulthood, and trajectories of change in body mass
    Hui Liu
    Department of Sociology, Michigan State University, USA Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 139:61-9. 2015
  4. pmc Bad marriage, broken heart? Age and gender differences in the link between marital quality and cardiovascular risks among older adults
    Hui Liu
    Department of Sociology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 55:403-23. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Same-sex cohabitors and health: the role of race-ethnicity, gender, and socioeconomic status
    Hui Liu
    Department of Sociology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824 1111, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 54:25-45. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Marital dissolution and self-rated health: age trajectories and birth cohort variations
    Hui Liu
    Department of Sociology, 316 Berkey Hall, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824 1111, USA
    Soc Sci Med 74:1107-16. 2012
  7. pmc Are educational differences in U.S. self-rated health increasing?: an examination by gender and race
    Hui Liu
    Sociology Department, Michigan State University, MI 48824, USA
    Soc Sci Med 67:1898-906. 2008
  8. pmc For Better or Worse: The Health Implications of Marriage Separation Due to Migration in Rural China
    FEINIAN CHEN
    Department of Sociology, Maryland Population Research Center, University of Maryland, 2112 Art Sociology Building, College Park, MD, 20742, USA
    Demography 52:1321-43. 2015
  9. pmc Parenthood and trajectories of change in body weight over the life course
    Debra Umberson
    Department of Sociology, University of Texas at Austin, 1 University Station A1700, Austin, TX 78705, USA
    Soc Sci Med 73:1323-31. 2011
  10. pmc Marital status, marital transitions, and body weight
    Debra Umberson
    University of Texas at Austin, Department of Sociology, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 50:327-43. 2009

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. pmc Diabetes Risk and Disease Management in Later Life: A National Longitudinal Study of the Role of Marital Quality
    Hui Liu
    Department of Sociology, Michigan State University, East Lansing
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 71:1070-1080. 2016
    ..We assess the association between marital quality and both the risk of developing diabetes and the management of diabetes after its onset in later life...
  2. pmc Is Sex Good for Your Health? A National Study on Partnered Sexuality and Cardiovascular Risk among Older Men and Women
    Hui Liu
    Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 57:276-96. 2016
    ..We find no evidence that poor cardiovascular health interferes with later sexuality for either gender. ..
  3. pmc Gender, stress in childhood and adulthood, and trajectories of change in body mass
    Hui Liu
    Department of Sociology, Michigan State University, USA Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 139:61-9. 2015
    ..Results highlight the importance of considering sex-specific social contexts of early childhood in order to design effective clinical programs that prevent or treat overweight and obesity later in life. ..
  4. pmc Bad marriage, broken heart? Age and gender differences in the link between marital quality and cardiovascular risks among older adults
    Hui Liu
    Department of Sociology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 55:403-23. 2014
    ..These findings fit with the gendered life course perspective and cumulative disadvantage framework. ..
  5. doi request reprint Same-sex cohabitors and health: the role of race-ethnicity, gender, and socioeconomic status
    Hui Liu
    Department of Sociology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824 1111, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 54:25-45. 2013
    ..Without their socioeconomic advantages, same-sex cohabitors would report similar health to nonmarried groups. Analyses further reveal important racial-ethnic and gender variations...
  6. doi request reprint Marital dissolution and self-rated health: age trajectories and birth cohort variations
    Hui Liu
    Department of Sociology, 316 Berkey Hall, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824 1111, USA
    Soc Sci Med 74:1107-16. 2012
    ..These results reflect birth cohort differences in the process of aging and/or in the experience of marital dissolution...
  7. pmc Are educational differences in U.S. self-rated health increasing?: an examination by gender and race
    Hui Liu
    Sociology Department, Michigan State University, MI 48824, USA
    Soc Sci Med 67:1898-906. 2008
    ..Our findings point to the continued need to address educational health disparities in the United States, which are increasing for most demographic subgroups despite the national goal of their elimination...
  8. pmc For Better or Worse: The Health Implications of Marriage Separation Due to Migration in Rural China
    FEINIAN CHEN
    Department of Sociology, Maryland Population Research Center, University of Maryland, 2112 Art Sociology Building, College Park, MD, 20742, USA
    Demography 52:1321-43. 2015
    ..Finally, spousal absence and longer physical separation from their spouses induce stronger health deficits for married men than for married women, suggesting that a gendered process is at work. ..
  9. pmc Parenthood and trajectories of change in body weight over the life course
    Debra Umberson
    Department of Sociology, University of Texas at Austin, 1 University Station A1700, Austin, TX 78705, USA
    Soc Sci Med 73:1323-31. 2011
    ..We conclude that parenthood contributes to a long term, cumulative process of weight gain for American women and men but life course factors that accelerate this process may differ by gender...
  10. pmc Marital status, marital transitions, and body weight
    Debra Umberson
    University of Texas at Austin, Department of Sociology, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 50:327-43. 2009
    ..Widowhood effects on weight loss are a particular concern for population health trends, especially among African Americans...
  11. pmc The times they are a changin': marital status and health differentials from 1972 to 2003
    Hui Liu
    Department of Sociology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824 1111, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 49:239-53. 2008
    ..Our findings highlight the importance of social change in shaping the impact of marital status on self-reported health and challenge long-held assumptions about gender, marital status, and health...
  12. pmc Family Structure and Child Health: Does the Sex Composition of Parents Matter?
    Corinne Reczek
    Department of Sociology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, 43210, USA
    Demography 53:1605-1630. 2016
    ..This evidence can inform general debates about family structure and child health as well as policy interventions aiming to reduce child health disparities...