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November is Diabetes Month

A new study shows that first-generation Filipino immigrants were less likely to report type 2 diabetes than subsequent generations who were born in the US or had parents born in the US. Learn more.

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PCD Call for Papers on Combating Racism

PCD is interested in publishing peer-reviewed papers offering insights into the roles of public health, medicine, and policy to combat all forms of racism through research, training, practice, and public health policies. Learn more.

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November 25 Is Not Just Thanksgiving

Many celebrate Thanksgiving this week, but November 25 is also National Family Health History Day. Researchers report that less than one-third of Americans said they knew their family cancer history very well. Learn why knowing your family health history is important.

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New PCD Calls for Papers

We have a number of opportunities for you to submit your work for publication consideration. Visit the "Announcements" page of our website to view current calls for papers.

Volume 18

ISSN: 1545-1151

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Cigarette Smoking Is Higher Among Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Populations Than Heterosexual Populations
Screen-based Sedentary Behaviors and Metabolic Syndrome
PCD's Commitment to Advancing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in its Scientific Leadership, Peer-Review Process Research Focus, Training, and Continuing Education

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