Disease Mongering

Found a whole slew of articles on disease mongering from a link at the Icarus Project‘s articles and writing section. Monger: To stir up or spread. Some article titles:

Bigger and Better: How Pfizer Redefined Erectile Dysfunction

Medicine Goes to School: Teachers as Sickness Brokers for ADHD

Pharmaceutical Marketing and the Invention of the Medical Consumer

Female Sexual Dysfunction: A Case Study of Disease Mongering and Activist Resistance


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Clinical Psychologist practicing in the Los Feliz neighborhood of Los Angeles, California.

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