Category: Consumer anger/confusion

5 1/28/2016

Health news headscratcher: How did a message about colonoscopies turn a full 180 degrees?

9 12/16/2015

Opdivo ads vs. the reality of stage IV cancer treatment


Trends in health care news releases that lead to public confusion

2 8/11/2015

Introducing the Health News Watchdog podcast

2 7/28/2015

The problem with health stories based on animal research

9 7/21/2015

War metaphors in breast cancer – “brave” word angers some

4 7/20/2015

Where is all the toxic kale coming from? An investigation of the “Vegetable Detective”

9 7/1/2015

When patients speak – some hear golden tones and others noise

9 6/24/2015

MD gets direct mail about screening – says she “can’t stand this anymore” a la Howard Beale


Patient’s blog perpsective on proposed name change for chronic fatigue syndrome