Category: overdiagnosis

3/28/2018

Viagra vs. Synthroid: two big drug stories show big differences in reporting priorities

3/15/2018

Are demanding patients driving the epidemic of unnecessary medical care?

1 3/14/2018

Wearable technology to screen for atrial fibrillation: Does it raise more questions than it answers?

1/8/2018

Could finding more cancer lead us to understand risk factors less?

1 12/20/2017

New blood pressure guidelines: supporters get coverage, critics don’t. Why?

10/10/2017

Podcast: Allen Frances, MD – A psychiatrist’s take on the DSM, Pharma, and Donald Trump

3 10/3/2017

Breast Cancer Awareness Month: How do we end up pink-washed every October?

4 5/16/2017

Cashing in on emotions: How pharma profits from medicalizing the normal spectrum of feelings

5/10/2017

New thyroid guidelines demonstrate why we need an independent USPSTF

7 5/9/2017

Radiology society’s PR message about untreated breast cancer: Sound evidence or scare-mongering?