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February 2017

Volume 71

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Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health is a leading international journal devoted to publication of original research and reviews covering applied, methodological and theoretical issues with emphasis on studies using multidisciplinary or integrative approaches. The journal aims to improve epidemiological knowledge and ultimately health worldwide.

JECH is the official journal of the Society for Social Medicine.

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Cut exposure to synthetic chemicals to ward off 150,000+ European diabetes cases. 

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The Society for Social Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting 2017 will be held in Manchester from 6-8th September at University Place, the University of Manchester, Manchester, UK.

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