New DCIS study, news release lead to (very) mixed messages: ‘And we wonder why patients get confused’
Introducing the Health News Watchdog podcast
Is it time to digitally re-examine the PSA test?
Arizona Republic tracks state law allowing do-it-yourself lab testing
MD gets direct mail about screening – says she “can’t stand this anymore” a la Howard Beale
Why did last week’s mammography study get so much news, but the DCIS study didn’t?
Shades of Aldous Huxley in AARP’s “Brave New World” of diagnostic tests
“More accurate than traditional biopsies” and other misinformation about a new prostate cancer test from NY-Presbyterian Hospital
Questions about ‘80% by 2018′ campaign to boost colorectal cancer screening
Breast cancer to rise 50 percent by 2030? Hey, not so fast!