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Featured article: Brazilian guidelines on prevention of cardiovascular disease in patients with diabetes: a position statement from the Brazilian Diabetes Society (SBD), the Brazilian Cardiology Society (SBC) and the Brazilian Endocrinology and Metabolism Society (SBEM)​​​​​​​

The Brazilian Diabetes Society, the Brazilian Society of Cardiology, and the Brazilian Endocrinology and Metabolism Society gathered to form an expert panel including 28 cardiologists and endocrinologists to review the best available evidence and to draft an up-to-date, evidence-based guideline with practical recommendations for risk stratification and prevention of cardiovascular disease in diabetes.


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Aims and scope

Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome publishes articles on all aspects of the pathophysiology of diabetes and metabolic syndrome.

By publishing original material exploring any area of laboratory, animal or clinical research into diabetes and metabolic syndrome, the journal offers a high-visibility forum for new insights and discussions into the issues of importance to the relevant community.

The journal aims to help health care providers improve the management of people afflicted by these syndromes by increasing knowledge and stimulating research in the field.

Featured Blog - Listen to Your Gut: A Healthy Biome Holds Clues to Better Health

It’s no secret that our diet affects our health, and now new research suggests that it is actually the bacteria-rich biome in our gut that holds clues to just how harmful or helpful some of our food choices may be.

Call for papers: Exercise as medicine for metabolic dysfunction and obesity: eschewing generalities by defining specifics

We are pleased to announce that BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation, BMC Endocrine Disorders, BMC Obesity, and Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome are accepting submissions for a new cross-journal article collection entitled, "Exercise as medicine for metabolic dysfunction and obesity: eschewing generalities by defining specifics."

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Announcement: Editor-in-Chief, Dr Sérgio Vencio

On behalf of the Brazilian Diabetes Society and BioMed Central, we are proud to announce the appointment of Dr Sérgio Vencio as Editor-in-Chief of Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome.

Dr Vencio is a Principal Investigator at The Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences (ICF) in Goiás, Brasil whose contribution and progressive vision in the field of endocrinology will continue the legacy of the late Editor-in-Chief, Dr Daniel Giannella-Neto, and will help to propel Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome into the forefront of diabetes and endocrinology research. 


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