Category: Selling Sickness

Depression Screening Criticized in CMAJ

The Canadian Medical Association Journal has run an interesting review of the evidence surrounding depression screening. Despite the massive machinery promoting people getting tested for depression that’s being run by corporations and mental health organizations, the researchers found there’s no…


British Medical Journal Joins Call for End to “Selling Sickness”

The British Medical Journal has published a good overview of the “Selling Sickness” conference and the growing movement to “clean up” the medical and psychiatric industries: A “Call to Action on Selling Sickness” was developed by a diverse group over…