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Hospitals’ Unnecessary Medical Treatments Exposed

A recent exposé has uncovered evidence that some doctors and hospitals – driven by profits – are conducting unnecessary medical treatments on innocent patients, including heart procedures. How has the system become so broken?…

Unnecessary Medical Procedures and Treatments

Unnecessary Medical Tests Identified

A new report sponsored by the American Board of Internal Medicine Foundation has documented 45 medical procedures that are often unnecessary. This confirms a previous study that found nearly a third of medical procedures are often unnecessary. The report and campaign, called “Choosing...