Category: Health care journalism


Five-star Friday (& some that didn’t make the list)


Problems behind chocolate study “fooling millions” run much deeper than just a prank/spoof/sting

5/28/2015 has posted its 2,000th news story review


Don’t tell cat lovers that Fluffy may increase their glaucoma risk

3 5/22/2015

Following the health news stream from publication to news release to media coverage

4 5/19/2015

Resting bitch face: Disease-mongering plastic surgery news

1 5/1/2015

Gratifying recognition of’s work

2 4/30/2015

Readers melt cryotherapy claims by ABC

1 4/29/2015

Reuters wins Wall of Shame award of the day for single source health news story


Troubled Trifecta: Clearing up recent media misinformation on health/medicine/science