Category: Health care journalism


Fiber and breast cancer risk: holes in Harvard news release set stage for misleading news coverage

4 2/3/2016

Missing in action: Did US journalists miss a huge opportunity to critically examine mental health screening?

2 2/2/2016

Sunshine or more stonewalling? Maryland’s latest chocolate milk disclosures dodge the difficult questions


Half-baked coverage of potatoes and gestational diabetes

10 1/27/2016

The Opioid Crisis: Facts that news coverage is missing


Calling out BS on “Promoted stories”


Podcast: Christie Aschwanden – 1st in our series on standouts in health care journalism

1 1/25/2016

Top journal editors resist transparency

7 1/22/2016

Predictable Pre-diabetes One-sidedness


Media case study: PR news release vs. news stories on mammography screenings for older women