Category: Disease mongering

3 5/22/2015

Following the health news stream from publication to news release to media coverage

4 5/19/2015

Resting bitch face: Disease-mongering plastic surgery news

11/19/2014

Inadvertent disease-mongering of diabetes puts media innumeracy on display

8/3/2014

Does “Manopause” really warrant one of TIME’s 52 covers this year?

2/24/2014

Bohemian Polypharmacy – latest in clever YouTube video series

5/28/2013

Journal editors decry the paradox of mental health: overtreatment and under-recognition

5/28/2013

Waste & Harm in the Treatment of Mild Hypertension: overtreatment, industry influence

4/30/2013

The allure of “Michelle Obama Arms” – Lifting the hype bar on upper arm lift surgery

8 4/4/2013

Drug marketing blamed for increase in ADHD diagnoses

4/3/2013

Personal reflection on DSM V: “being human is itself fast becoming a condition”