Category: disease awareness campaigns

1 2/14/2018

Why does CMV get so much less news coverage than Zika — despite causing far more birth defects?

3 1/26/2018

New blood pressure guidelines are promoted with scars and scare tactics

3 10/3/2017

Breast Cancer Awareness Month: How do we end up pink-washed every October?

8/21/2017

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

6/1/2017

Collusion between Hollywood script writers and pharmaceutical companies isn’t new. Nor is the call to regulate it.

1 3/15/2017

Breast cancer and the ballot box: political messages about screening prioritize votes over informed decisions

4 1/5/2017

BMJ: Can we trust the numbers that define pre-diabetes?

1 10/12/2016

A banner week for CDA (Celebrity Disease Awareness)

8/3/2016

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

10 3/8/2016

Investigation of Alzheimer’s Association in-fighting didn’t address the role of corporate sponsorships