TITLE

The `diseasemongers.'

AUTHOR(S)
Silberner, Joanne
PUB. DATE
November 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;11/16/92, Vol. 113 Issue 19, p104
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
Interviews Lynn Payer, author of the book `Disease-Mongers.' Definition of `diseasemongering'; The form `diseasemongering' takes; Whether or not doctors are at fault; The rise of diseasemongering; Why Americans are especially susceptible to diseasemongering; The harm diseasemongering does; How people can get the right level of medical treatment; Determining if you're really sick.
ACCESSION #
9211163310

 

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