Is Preventive Medicine Actually Overtreatment?

Rex Says:  Something to ponder with this from NPR.  “In Overdiagnosed: Making People Sick in the Pursuit of Health, Dr. H. Gilbert Welch argues that modern medicine is looking too closely for disease, and that unnecessary screenings, MRIs and CT scans turn healthy people into diseased patients, by revealing often harmless abnormalities.”

February 11, 2011 from NPR.   Check it out.

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