Category: Screening


Evidence/balance lacking in Philly story on “Don’t Fear The Finger” campaign

1 8/22/2014

Dr. Peter Bach on “Avoiding the Breast Cancer ‘Warrior’ Trap”


Here’s how the new FDA-approved colon cancer test could have been covered


Smart journalism scrutinizes cancer screening issues

4 7/11/2014

One physician’s story: An Egregious Example of Ordering Unnecessary Tests


What women need to know about USNWR’s “16 Health Screenings All Women Need”

2 7/1/2014

Watch World Cup, get free skin CA screening – more hospital marketing

17 7/1/2014

Conflict of interest: ABC allows Ob-Gyn/”journalist” to report her opinion on pelvic exam recommendations


A couple of docs react strongly to NYT “Well” blog post on vitamin D screening

2 6/27/2014

The long list of warnings about community screening programs is getting longer