Tag: osteoporosis


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?


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

2 10/4/2016

Podcast: ShowMoreSpine.com campaign on osteoporosis overdiagnosis


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


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