Category: Drug industry

10/12/2017

Health care news releases may not tell the whole story: Merck edition

2 10/12/2017

Because patient advocacy groups aren’t always what they seem: A quick guide to nonprofit sleuthing

2 10/2/2017

Non-profit Alliance for Patient Access uses journalists and politicians to push Big Pharma’s agenda

2 9/12/2017

Another ‘breach of trust’ at STAT: patient who praised TV drug ads says pharma PR company asked her to write op-ed

5 9/7/2017

‘A blow to [STAT’s] credibility’: MD listed as author of op-ed praising drug reps didn’t write it. Ghostwriting/PR influence

3 9/5/2017

Tone deaf again on pharma conflict of interest: STAT piece praising drug reps fails to disclose industry payments

6 9/5/2017

Facts about the new ALS drug Radicava that you’re unlikely to see in news stories

1 9/1/2017

A $475,000 cancer drug: Wall Street sees ‘bargain’; patients see ‘completely broken’ system

8/16/2017

Investors aren’t the only ones burned by misleading drug company news releases

1 7/20/2017

Journalists and consumers need to immunize themselves against hype about unproven vaccines