Tag: medical screening

What Exactly Do We Mean by Overdiagnosis?

From The Lown Institute: "Is overdiagnosis inherently bad? Overdiagnosis not only leads to overtreatment but creates stress for patients who have to deal with this...

“Does Health Journalism Do More Harm Than Good?”

One of the consultants for John Oliver’s latest takedown on science reporting and health journalism was Gary Schwitzer, publisher of Health News Review.  In...