Category: disease awareness campaigns

3/23/2018

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

3 3/21/2018

Erin Andrews’ misdirected cervical cancer screening promo overlooks harms of frequent testing

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)