Category: Limits of observational studies

1 9/9/2015

Yo-yo stories on optimum weight and Alzheimer’s risk — inappropriate language keeps readers’ heads spinning

1 8/26/2015

Randomized trials are no panacea for what ails nutrition research

2 8/18/2015

Coffee, colon cancer, and caveats about observational studies

1 8/5/2015

Troubled BMJ news release on young fathers & early death risk

8/5/2015

Medical journal news releases CAN make a difference

5 7/2/2015

Shut up and sip your coffee – says Slate

1 6/10/2015

A flawed news release, and the resulting coverage, of a study on breastfeeding and leukemia

6/8/2015

Weak reporting of limitations of observational research

1 5/26/2015

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

5/15/2015

Continued problems with inconsistent & adjacent news releases from BMJ