Category: News releases


“Real-life gaydar”? A news release sparks headlines that get ahead of the evidence

5 9/30/2015

Chicago Tribune repost of news release sets new low for churnalism

4 9/29/2015

The Twitter health news hype machine

5 9/23/2015

Better late than never, FDA to hold long overdue safety hearing on Essure sterilization device


Where does the hype come from? A news release/news story comparison

7 9/11/2015

NIH, news media, need to slow down on the SPRINT hype

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

4 6/12/2015

CDC, Sandman, and finding an “honest” appraisal of e-cigarettes