CBS: slow down the Alzheimer's drug trial hype
Journalists fire "silver bullet" at Alzheimer's & amyloid again
TIME: Simple Test May Predict Alzheimer's
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The claims made by one of the authors of a very small, short-term study — that vitamin D “made the cancer better” — deserved a more thorough analysis than this story provided. But the bottom line message was accurate.
This is another Fox News story that teases the reader with a hyped-up headline, but then fails to offer data to back it up. Here are some previous instances where we’ve called Fox out on its preposterous cancer headlines, conflicted sources, and evidence-free reporting.
A nice distillation of efforts to screen more men for bone density that could have been improved with cost, harm, and quality of evidence information.
The Journal of the American Geriatrics Society published an editorial, “Disease Mongering of Age-Associated Declines in Testosterone and Growth Hormone...
What follows are the third and fourth Alzheimer’s disease news items we’ve reviewed in the last 3 days. This could...
The following is a guest blog post from one of our regular contributors, Alan Cassels, who is an author, journalist,...