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Preventing Chronic Disease

Updated November 22, 2023

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New GIS Snapshots Article Focuses on Prostate Cancer Screening

Research shows the percentage of Florida men aged 40 years or older who received prostate cancer screening in the past 2 years decreased nearly 30% from 2012 to 2020. Read the study to learn more.

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Deadline Approaching for PCD Call for Papers

There's only a few days left to submit your manuscript for publication consideration in our upcoming collection on data modernization. Find all the details on our website's "Announcements" page and submit by November 30.

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Need CME Before the End of the Year?

Medscape, LLC, is pleased to provide online continuing medical education (CME) for selected journal articles, allowing clinicians the opportunity to earn CME credit. Browse our current CME offerings.

Read Our Collection on Implementation Evaluation (IE)
Read Our Collection on Implementation Evaluation (IE)

This collection features 9 IE articles in which authors describe implementation and adaptations of interventions across a range of chronic disease risk factors that have been implemented and evaluated in real-world settings.

Volume 20

ISSN: 1545-1151

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Racial and Ethnic Differences in Use of Mental Health Care and Perceived Stigma Among US Active-Duty Service Members
There Is More Work to Be Done to Reduce Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Cigarette Smoking in the US
Link between sleep, mental health, and school work