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Category: Screening

2 1/30/2017

Do we need more screening for sleep apnea?

12/13/2016

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

11/8/2016

Detecting breast cancer from tears? Facebook video news story is just long enough to mislead

44 10/5/2016

Ben Stiller’s misguided prostate cancer recommendations aren’t based on evidence

8 9/20/2016

‘Zero deaths’ from breast cancer? NBC viewers misinformed by puff piece on screening test

1 9/16/2016

Prostate Week continues: Yale Cancer Center also flouting evidence with public prostate screening event

9/12/2016

As radiologists push for “virtual” colonoscopy coverage, risk of misleading readers is real

2 8/10/2016

Mayor: 3-D mammogram saved my life. Our reviewers: wrong message.

1 7/19/2016

“Skyrocketing” prostate cancer? Journos, cool your jets

7 7/19/2016

Sheryl Crow hawks 3D mammograms with fear and false hope