A quick look at organized medicine’s push to screen for breast cancer and cervical cancer, with brief critical commentary about the absence of true preventive measures in modern public-health protocols. Despite the whimsical tone, it does include references to professional literature. Unlike many public-health announcements, this one ends with an admonishment to keep, not spend or give away, your money.
References for breast cancer:
Abraham, G.E., Flechas, J.D., Hakala, J.C.The original internist 9: 30-41, 2002
Miller, D.W., Journal of American Physicians and Surgeons 11:4; pp. 106-110, 2006
(the Miller article also says that iodine cures fibrocystic breast disease)
Malek, K. Journal of American Physicians and Surgeons 8: 2; pp. 41-45, 2003