Category: Cancer


Patient harm from ads for Opdivo and other cancer immunotherapies


Turning 40? You might want to skip this mammography primer from U.S. News


ASCO 2018: How a major medical meeting uses embargoes to shape the news, and what the consequences may be

3 4/16/2018

A breast cancer study in mice gets big headlines, setting up potential for patient ‘disaster,’ experts say


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

1 4/5/2018

Ethicists find fault with cancer centers marketing their clinical trials as a patient benefit


Marketing misfire on ‘spa-like’ 3D mammograms: Comfort appeal distracts from real concerns on screening, experts say

1 1/29/2018

In the real world, harms of lung cancer screening prove greater than expected


Imbalanced ‘Saved by the Scan’ campaign neglects big concerns over lung cancer screening

3 8/15/2017

TIME’s ‘miracle cure’ coverage reflects common problems with cancer stories