Words

Healthcare industry spends $30B on marketing-most of it goes to doctors

5 days ago   |   By Ars Technica

Enlarge
Talk with your doctor... It's a common refrain at the end of any drug advertisement or disease awareness campaign. Ostensibly, it seems like a responsible suggestion. Talking with your own, trusted doctor can help determine if a new drug really is right for you, or if you may be suffering from an undiagnosed disease. You shouldn't just take the word of the drug company behind that drug ad or awareness campaign, of course .
But the suggestion to consult with your doctor may not be as innocent as it seems. The drug company likely got to your doctor first.
Of the nearly $30 billion...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Words      Word      Medical      Industry      Health      Medicals      Science      Drug advertisements      Drug prices      Fda      Health policy      Medical marketing      Pharmaceutical industry  


Here's Leaked Proof Android Q Comes With A System-Wide Dark Mode

Here's Leaked Proof Android Q Comes With A System-Wide Dark Mode

Android Q will arrive with the option to activate a system-wide dark mode. At least, that's the clear indications now following a leaked version of Android Q showcased by... Read more ...

Iranian Revolution: The First Time I Met an Iranian Jew

Iranian Revolution: The First Time I Met an Iranian Jew

This week, Tablet looks back on 40 years of the Iranian Revolution . *** Read more ...

CES 2019: The ASUS PG35VQ monitor combines G-SYNC, HDR, and 200Hz

CES 2019: The ASUS PG35VQ monitor combines G-SYNC, HDR, and 200Hz

JJ from ASUS gave us our first look at the newest “best of the best” gaming monitor from the company at CES 2019. The PG35VQ upgrades the features of one... Read more ...

The LG G8 flagship will support an attachable second display

The LG G8 flagship will support an attachable second display

With the LG G8 ThinQ now expected to make its global debut at MWC 2019 next month, a new report out of South Korea and a separate one from CNET today suggests that the device's... Read more ...

Apple to reduce hiring as a result of slow iPhone sales, report claims

Apple to reduce hiring as a result of slow iPhone sales, report claims

The iPhone X, iPhone XS, and iPhone XS Max After iPhone sales forced it to revise its fiscal Q1 2019 earnings guidance, a new report by Bloomberg claims that Apple will soon... Read more ...

The iPhone XS Battery Case Sort Of Works With The iPhone X

The iPhone XS Battery Case Sort Of Works With The iPhone X

Yesterday Apple launched the Smart Battery Case for their 2018 iPhones. There was a model for the iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and the iPhone XR. Given that the iPhone XS and... Read more ...

Early renderings of the Google Pixel 2 emerge

Early renderings of the Google Pixel 2 emerge

With Google's Pixel phones just a few months old, a new leak from China is giving us an early glimpse of what the second gen variant might look like. Given that we're still... Read more ...

Huawei faces U.S. criminal investigation for stealing T-Mobile technology

Huawei faces U.S. criminal investigation for stealing T-Mobile technology

Back in 2014, T-Mobile filed a civil suit against Huawei, accusing the Chinese manufacturing firm with stealing the robotic technology it uses to tests phones. The carrier... Read more ...

Alleged Samsung Galaxy S10 Benchmark Scores Aren't Too Promising

Alleged Samsung Galaxy S10 Benchmark Scores Aren't Too Promising

The Samsung Galaxy S10 is one of the most anticipated smartphones for 2019. It is also expected to pack the latest and most powerful hardware, where some variants will be... Read more ...

9to5Google Daily: January 16, 2019

9to5Google Daily: January 16, 2019

Listen to a recap of all the top 9to5Google stories of the day. 9to5Google Daily is available on Google Play , iTunes and Apple's Podcasts app , Stitcher , or through our... Read more ...