Category: Business of health

2 9/14/2016

Despite thumbs down from professional groups, mass prostate cancer screening events continue, often with misleading promotions

9/12/2016

As radiologists push for “virtual” colonoscopy coverage, risk of misleading readers is real

4 9/7/2016

Seven intriguing angles on the EpiPen price-gouging story

8/30/2016

Where are the TV ads to “educate” patients about the negative Opdivo lung cancer trial?

8/23/2016

What journalists and consumers should know about the tug-of-war between biologics and generic ‘biosimilars’

1 8/18/2016

Update: Conflict of interest/funding disclosure missing from half of news releases we’ve reviewed — a case study on why that’s important

8/11/2016

Poking holes in Pokémon Go health benefit claims–including a study that didn’t exist

8/3/2016

Govt committee exploits Ice Bucket Challenge ‘breakthrough’ to plug industry-friendly ‘Cures Act’

1 7/26/2016

Selling stem cell claims via sponsored TV news – “horribly wrong” health news

7 7/19/2016

Sheryl Crow hawks 3D mammograms with fear and false hope