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BMC Public Health is recruiting new Associate Editors

We are recruiting new Associate Editors to join our international editorial board, helping to provide expertise on a wide range of different subject disciplines.


Featured article: Smokers tend to have unhealthier diets than non-smokers

Smokers have worse quality diets than former smokers or non-smokers and consume around 200 more calories a day, suggesting that smokers are at further risk of cardiovascular disease and cancer.

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Featured article: Health consequences of flight attendant work

While flight attendants are healthier overall than the general population, they have higher rates of certain diseases and conditions, including female reproductive cancers.


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Aims and scope

BMC Public Health is an open access, peer-reviewed journal that considers articles on the epidemiology of disease and the understanding of all aspects of public health. The journal has a special focus on the social determinants of health, the environmental, behavioral, and occupational correlates of health and disease, and the impact of health policies, practices and interventions on the community.


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Michelle Turner, Section Editor

Michelle C Turner is an Assistant Research Professor at the Barcelona Institute for Global Health (ISGlobal, formerly CREAL), Barcelona, Spain as well as Affiliate Scientist at the McLaughlin Centre for Population Health Risk Assessment, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada.  She joined the Editorial Board of BMC Public Health in 2013.

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