Two new posts by Gary Schwitzer on the Health News Review Blog this week. One on the promotion of CT screening after the release of the recent Lung Cancer CT scan study and the other on new investigative reporting by ProPublica. Both evolving health stories that touch on key hot health care reform debates: Comparative effectiveness research, entitlement programs, marketing to the public, and more. See The ink isn't dry on the lung CA screening study, but the marketing has begun and ProPublica: Dialysis means life-saving care at great risk and cost.
Gary Schwitzer, has spent more than 30 years in journalism on radio, television, interactive multimedia and the Internet.' He is the publisher of HealthNewsReview.org, a website aimed at improving the accuracy, balance and completeness of health news reporting and helping consumers evaluate the evidence for and against new ideas in health care. Gary blogs on the HealthNewsReview.org website. Want to know more? Go to: www.healthnewsreview.org or subscribe to the RSS Feed.