5-Star Friday: More screening, more vitamins and more advocacy can only be good, right?
Breast cancer and the ballot box: political messages about screening prioritize votes over informed decisions
‘This is a major breakthrough:’ PR release on rapid MRI for dense breasts exemplifies why news stories need independent sources
Overdiagnosis of ductal carcinoma in situ: ‘the pathology equivalent of racial profiling’
New DCIS study, news release lead to (very) mixed messages: ‘And we wonder why patients get confused’
Why did last week’s mammography study get so much news, but the DCIS study didn’t?
Awash in pink
Dr. Peter Ubel asks: Why No Uproar Over Ovarian Cancer Screening Guidelines?
Roundup of some reactions to NEJM mammography overdiagnosis analysis
9-part series on over-diagnosis