Medical Writing Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes

Volume 21, Issue 4 - Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes

December 2012


The horror and the pity: Obesity and diabetes

President's Message

Message from the President


Passing the torch

Feature Articles

Obesity: When weight becomes unbearable

Genetics and environmental factors in obesity and diabetes: Complex problems, complex solutions

New treatments for type 2 diabetes

Is exercise physiology a real science?

What is the best quality of diabetes care? The Global Diabetes Survey needs your participation

The importance of Health Research in Horizon 2020: Diabetes as a model of a chronic disease and the need for sustainable funding

Is anyone stealing your articles? Exploding copyright myths

Paragraphing (Part 1 of 2)

Improving patient communication by writing with empathy

Regular Sections

In the Bookstores

Journal Watch

The Webscout

Manuscript Writing

Regulatory Writing

English grammar and style

Medical Journalism

Out On Our Own

Out On Our Own


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Medical Writing is a quarterly publication that aims to educate and inform medical writers in Europe and beyond. Each issue focuses on a specific theme, and all issues include feature articles and regular columns on topics relevant to the practice of medical writing. We welcome articles providing practical advice to medical writers; guidelines and reviews/summaries/updates of guidelines published elsewhere; original research; opinion pieces; interviews; and review articles.

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