Category: Drug industry

6 3/24/2017

‘Not statistically significant but clinically meaningful’: A researcher calls ‘BS’ on cancer drug spin

3/21/2017

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

1 1/27/2017

Tribune exposé on drug interactions reprises 20-year-old U.S. News report–highlights empty promises of pharmacy reform

1 1/26/2017

Approval of ‘breakthrough’ hepatitis C drugs isn’t even half the story; now come the harms

1/9/2017

Whitewashing a black box warning: The Chantix story that didn’t get told

12/13/2016

WHO exposes deceptive promotion of industry-supported FRAX osteoporosis screening tool

11 12/6/2016

With media watchdogs on the sidelines, pharma-funded advocacy groups pushed Cures Act to the finish line  

1 11/29/2016

Off-label drug marketing: Who will decide what’s “truthful” when the evidence can’t be trusted?   

4 11/17/2016

The secret reasons why statins may not be as useful as we think

2 11/14/2016

Statins for everyone over 40? What patients need to think about before filling that prescription