The Epidemic of Fake Disease
Does screening for diseases like cancer even work?
Trying to detect disease early seems like an obviously good thing to do. But reality isn’t always quite so straightforward, especially in medicine. If It Ducks Like A Quack is a series where I try to go beyond the hype and explore how complicated the apparently simple phenomena in medicine are.
DISCLAIMER: Please do not construe this video as medical advice. You have no idea if I know what I’m talking about. I could be a complete clown.