Category: Business of health

4/10/2018

A cancer doctor speaks out: How premature hype about experimental drugs fails patients

3/23/2018

‘$7.9 trillion’ savings from earlier Alzheimer’s diagnosis: Is there a hidden agenda behind the numbers?

2/5/2018

Wearable defibrillator is said to save lives, but patients and doctors question at what cost

1 1/9/2018

‘Clinically proven’ ear plugs for migraines make news headlines, with little evidence they work

12/19/2017

A veteran journalist explains why it’s so tough to inform the public about medical devices — and what can be done about it

11/22/2017

Not so fast: News headlines claiming two therapies were proven ‘equally effective’ for treating opioid use disorder

6 10/26/2017

Hospitals and doctors: Is their role in soaring health care costs overlooked?

1 10/25/2017

Why health claims about essential oils deserve more scrutiny from journalists

10/18/2017

Sponsored content: Boston Globe + Pfizer = News? Really?

1 10/11/2017

More evidence that women should be wary of ‘ovarian reserve testing’ events