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Category: Business of health


New York Times story on multigrain Pringles gives one critic multi-headaches

4 7/9/2010

Resisting evidence when it doesn't jibe with our personal or institutional wishes


Forbes feature on "snake oil in your snacks"


NPR questions hospital advertising


Touring a medical center: No margin, no mission

2 3/11/2010

Employers, insurers test "value-based insurance design"


March madness means marketing for urologists


The news love affair with robotic surgery – even simulators


8 health care lobbyists for each member of Congress


Star Tribune proclaims "blockage breakthrough" but readers wonder