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Tag: osteoporosis

10/2/2018

Osteoporosis and vertebral compression fractures: Advocacy groups and medical device maker spin misleading message

1 6/29/2018

Is the US Preventive Services Task Force ‘hurting men’ with its new osteoporosis recommendations? Here’s what you need to know

1 2/20/2018

A perfect storm for broken bones or for disease-mongering of osteoporosis?

12/13/2016

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

2 10/4/2016

Podcast: ShowMoreSpine.com campaign on osteoporosis overdiagnosis

8/31/2016

A new osteoporosis drug that’s “better” than an existing option? How this misleading message reached consumers and how it could have been avoided

3 6/16/2016

Objective news story or “giant platform for propaganda”? The Times pushes pharma viewpoint with one-sided coverage of osteoporosis drugs

2 11/12/2015

Podcast: A Finn with a bone to pick about osteoporosis screening & treatment

7/22/2015

Wrong forces drive osteoporosis treatment – despite evidence of lack of benefit

1 2/5/2014

When your doctor recommends a test: another “Less is More” example