Beware Of Patient Advocacy Groups

They Might Be Shilling for a Drug Company

A newspaper article written by two doctors attacks screening for prostate cancer, saying that the evidence to support the practice is weak. A little later, a non-profit group called “Us too! International”, which describes itself as the world’s largest “grassroots, independent, patient-focused charitable organization” speaks out.

“Us too!” tells you that prostate cancer screening saves lives and accuses the doctors who wrote the article of “journalist terrorist tactics”.

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