Manuscript Submissions

Journal of Obesity and Chronic Diseases (JOCD) welcomes clinical and basic science studies, articles describing novel techniques as well as articles discussing policies, psychological or socioeconomic aspects and health system influences related to Obesity and the related Chronic diseases. The Journal aim is to publish articles in the form of original research articles, reviews, short communications, and case studies/reports.

All articles should be prepared according to journal guidelines and submitted with the following files: Cover letter, manuscript, figures and tables including legends, supplementary files (if any).

We recommend our authors to submit their manuscripts online using Editorial Manager link below. Using this system, authors can follow their manuscripts’ progress through the review process;

Editorial Manager: (OR) authors may also submit their manuscript files in Word (as .doc or .docx), LaTeX (as .pdf), or RTF format directly by email to

United Scientific Group (USG) is a member of CrossCheck and we use the iThenticate plagiarism detection system to screen submitted articles for originality. All submitted manuscripts undergo vigorous peer review by experts in the field.