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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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Tougher disability benefit assessment may have taken “serious” toll on mental health.

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The Society for Social Medicine's Annual Scientific Meeting took place on 2-4 September 2015 in Dublin, Ireland. Missed the conference? You can access all the abstracts for free.

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