This week PLOS Medicine publishes the following new articles: Diabetes is strongly associated with socioeconomic status: low income, low education, and low occupational status are all linked to a higher risk for type 2 diabetes.
International news was thick recently with reports of a cholera outbreak in Havana, Cuba that apparently stemmed from tainted concessions sold at a baseball game there in early January. The resulting number of cases –
Four new articles published this week, including two parts of a series that is co-publishing with the BMJ. In a systematic review and meta-analysis, Lynne Forrest and colleagues find that patients with lung cancer who