Category: Evaluating the quality of evidence

4 3/10/2015

Statistically significant: where to draw the line? Part 1 of series to help journalists/readers

4 3/4/2015

And, in the mice are not people department of……….


BMJ back on bad track with its news releases: now gout & Alzheimer’s

8 3/2/2015

Heartburn Hell on the NBC Today Show: omitting things consumers might want to know about a $14K device

6 2/27/2015

A simple test proven to predict how long you’ll live? Gannett gaffe


Of Mice and Women: News Release Dupes Media on Rodent Fertility Treatment

1 2/19/2015

Dr. Manny, The Medicine Hunter, and a wild, psychoactive trip on network TV


British website gets “sassy” on Twitter about flawed health care journalism

1 2/13/2015

Who funded the research? It’s always an important question.


Criticism of Toronto Star story on HPV vaccine Gardasil’s “dark side”