Category: Limits of observational studies

6 3/3/2015

A tale of two observational studies – peanuts, coffee, heart health – and how the journals & some journalists handled them differently

6 2/27/2015

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

1 2/27/2015

MS joins the coffee club, in which association ≠ causation

2/9/2015

Endometrial cancer joins the “coffee club” in which association ≠ causation

1/29/2015

What was missing in many stories about sugary drinks & girls’ 1st periods

1/23/2015

Squelching rage when reading “Twitter knows when you’re going to have a heart attack”

1 1/22/2015

Coffee & melanoma: add to annals of abused translation of observational research

1/21/2015

Cleveland Clinic Tweets Misleading Claim That Lives On and On

11/19/2014

Evaluating evidence in media messages about breast cancer

9/26/2014

Flawed news about skirt size-breast cancer observational study