Category: Limits of observational studies

17 1/22/2014

Misleading BMJ news releases may be one reason journalists report on more observational studies


Journalists have “systematic bias” to cover weaker studies

2 11/22/2013

Nuts and death – journal animated video explanation


Miracle medicine? Or caution, controversy, questionable methodology?

2 10/17/2013

Bacon bad for your sperm – news stories hit below belt again


The NY Times Well blog isn’t always so well


ICYMI: another association ? causation case with labor induction & autism risk


Scary coffee stories – add cream and two lumps of caveats

4 4/10/2013

Familiar pattern in stories of male pattern baldness & heart disease

6 4/2/2013

Jane Brody’s One-Sided Take on Sodium