Category: Disease mongering

4 5/16/2017

Cashing in on emotions: How pharma profits from medicalizing the normal spectrum of feelings

5 3/27/2017

Stories warning of dehydration dangers don’t hold water


Testosterone ads are good for drug company profits but bad for public health: A new study shows why

1 2/22/2017

Just say no to news stories about ‘post election stress disorder’


‘Are YOUR lips attractive?’ Clickbait science fuels clickbait journalism

4 1/5/2017

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

1 11/16/2016

Health fear-mongering: Could our news be making us sicker?

1 10/12/2016

A banner week for CDA (Celebrity Disease Awareness)

7 7/19/2016

Sheryl Crow hawks 3D mammograms with fear and false hope

1 7/15/2016

Things that are unlikely to kill you this summer, despite alarming news headlines