Category: overtesting

4 12/21/2016

Why biotech celeb Craig Venter’s prostate cancer story should be read with healthy dose of skepticism

7/12/2016

Podcast: Vinay Prasad, MD takes on moonshots, precision medicine, journalism & more

8 4/20/2016

Media mystery: Why did journalists ignore an important study on a costly, harmful back pain procedure?

1 12/1/2015

A patient’s perspective on recent prostate cancer screening news

2 6/4/2015

Shades of Aldous Huxley in AARP’s “Brave New World” of diagnostic tests

4/8/2015

BBC takedown of exaggerated jogging study gives a second helping of bad advice

3 4/3/2015

Incessant Testing: Experts are right, but Mark Cuban will prevail.

2/24/2015

Stop blaming “demanding patients” for driving up health care costs

7/9/2014

What women need to know about USNWR’s “16 Health Screenings All Women Need”

1 9/9/2013

When the word “cancer” corrupts thought and action. Labeling hurts. The words matter.