Jeanne Lenzer

Jeanne Lenzer is a freelancer whose work appears regularly in the medical journal BMJ. Her e-mail address is

Medical Examiner
Aug. 14 2012 7:03 PMMost People Who Take Blood Pressure Medication Possibly Shouldn’tAn independent analysis finds no real benefit for people with mild hypertension.
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May 9 2008 8:16 PMStealth MarketersAre doctors shilling for drug companies on public radio?
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Sept. 27 2005 6:38 AMDrug SecretsWhat the FDA isn't telling.
Nov. 21 2008 3:38 PMDoctors' FeesCan you trust the medical advice you hear on the radio?
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Nov. 29 2005 2:14 PMTruth Is Stranger Than PhictionThe drug industry's literary misadventure.
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May 31 2005 6:13 AMSpin DoctoredHow drug companies keep tabs on physicians.
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