Category: Health care journalism

1 4/23/2015

Schwitzer/Oransky workshop: “How to accurately report on medical research findings.”


CBS uses shameless clickbait with “Too Much of This Will Kill You”

3 4/16/2015’s 9th anniversary – that almost didn’t happen


News releases can lead media like sheep – hiding key problems

2 4/10/2015

Some news goes overboard on overweight protecting against dementia

1 4/9/2015

Mixed news media messages on “shorter stature may pose higher heart disease risk”


BBC takedown of exaggerated jogging study gives a second helping of bad advice


JACC cites our work in calling for journalists & researchers to share responsibility in protecting the public

9 3/30/2015

More than half of 60 Minutes devoted to “Killing Cancer” but still no independent perspective

1 3/25/2015

CBS: slow down the Alzheimer’s drug trial hype – 2 examples in 1 week.