Category: Cancer


Stop blaming “demanding patients” for driving up health care costs

1 2/17/2015

Sensational language – scary & fawning – in USNWR story on Cologuard colon cancer test

2 2/5/2015

More Bow Tie, Less Glitz Please: Breast Cancer Vaccine Promises Don’t Serve Readers/Viewers


Two noteworthy breast cancer articles: women who turn down mammography…and questions about precision medicine


Can we learn anything from Japanese study of cancer news reporting?


Important and rare: A science reporter’s reflections on a controversial story


Alan Cassels guest blog post: PSA test – good myths die hard

2 12/22/2014

Monday health news roundup: mostly gems, one dud

3 11/21/2014

More NBC TODAY Show men have more body parts probed during TV sweeps month


Hockey fans treated to more than slap shot; how about prostate exam?