Category: Story sources/independent perspectives


Problems behind chocolate study “fooling millions” run much deeper than just a prank/spoof/sting


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

5 3/19/2015

Nick Bilton blames readers for not knowing who Joseph Mercola is

5 3/18/2015

Why is the New York Times turning to Joseph Mercola as an expert on cancer risk?


Why we look for independent perspectives in health/medicine/science news stories

1 2/19/2015

Dr. Manny, The Medicine Hunter, and a wild, psychoactive trip on network TV


Patient’s blog perpsective on proposed name change for chronic fatigue syndrome

1 2/17/2015

Sensational language – scary & fawning – in USNWR story on Cologuard colon cancer test


Sunday summary of other noteworthy health care news

3 11/21/2014

More NBC TODAY Show men have more body parts probed during TV sweeps month