Quickies: Call for ban on drug advertising, anti-vaxxers, and the end of lads’ mags
- US doctor group calls for ban on drug advertising to consumers – “The American Medical Association on Tuesday called for a ban on advertising prescription drugs and medical devices directly to consumers, saying the ads drive patients to demand expensive treatments over less costly ones that are also effective.” From Amy.
- Anti-vaxxers target Brisbane woman following viral Facebook plea to vaccinate – “A Brisbane woman has hit back at so-called anti-vaxxers who targeted her with private messages after a Facebook post she made sharing her son’s battle with whooping cough went viral.” From Jack99.
- Fierce little boy slays in this adorable Moschino Barbie ad – “This ad for the brand new Moschino Barbie is absolutely freakin’ adorable, and it features a Barbie first: a boy starring alongside girls in the ad!” From Amy.
- The end of lads’ mags? FHM and Zoo suspended – From Amy.