Marc Siegel, MD

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Antidote: Copper and Dementia

Antidote: Copper and Dementia

A new study about copper's role as a possible contributing factor in the development of Alzeheimer's Disease has come in just below the media radar, despite its obvious importance

Antidote:E-Cigarettes

Antidote:E-Cigarettes

E-cigarettes, battery-operated devices which provide nicotine vapor, are a promising tool to help people stop smoking

Antidote: On cancer and CD47

Antidote: On cancer and CD47

CD47 is one story that the media may have gotten right.

Antidote: Zithromax

Antidote: Zithromax

The media's hyperbolic reaction to an FDA warning on Zithromax manages to both unduly frighten patients and skirt the real problem—the overuse of antibiotics

On Flu Vaccine and the Elderly

On Flu Vaccine and the Elderly

The news from the CDC that this year's flu vaccine appears to be less than 60 percent effective at preventing severe flu symptoms, and only 9 percent with the elderly, has stirred the pot in the direction of denigrating what is still a useful vaccine.

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As US pharma continued its quest for a Grand Prix at the Lions Health international festival of creativity, MM&M went on location to Cannes, France. Missed our coverage from June? Now, we're giving you an opportunity to catch up on some of what you missed. Download our e-book on the two-day festival, recapping the event, rounding up the best of the speakers, offering perspective and listing all of the winners. Click here to download.


The most recent MM&M Skill Sets Live event surveyed a range of issues relating to one of the hottest promotional spaces in healthcare. Speakers and panelists at the morning-long session, including promotional- and multichannel-minded executives from GSK, Epocrates, Treato and Montefiore Medical Center, weighed in on topics designed to help marketers demystify the challenges associated with non-personal promotion. Click here.