Category: Health care journalism

1 9/1/2015

Psychology’s reproducibility problem is journalism’s problem, too

3 8/20/2015

Journalists as tour guides at the institutions they cover: a troubling NY Times precedent for the future of health news


Independent sources take a vacation from Times coverage

2 8/18/2015

Coffee, colon cancer, and caveats about observational studies

24 8/12/2015

Advocacy group spin may skew discussion on finasteride side effects

1 8/5/2015

Troubled BMJ news release on young fathers & early death risk


Medical journal news releases CAN make a difference

9 8/4/2015

21st Century Cures Act: A huge step backward for FDA standards

2 7/31/2015

NPR’s On the Media with a skeptic’s guide to health news/diet fads


Tips for understanding studies