Categories: HealthDay


HealthDay’s story on stem cells for aggressive MS is upfront about death risk


Can a breath test detect stomach cancers? HealthDay story has notes of caution, but also veers into speculation


HealthDay’s story on ablation for atrial fibrillation: wisely cautious, but needed more on study limitations


Are tonsillectomy guidelines too strict? HealthDay’s too-sharp angle goes beyond what studies found


Experimental heart failure drug: By how much did it help? HealthDay story doesn’t say


HealthDay story on antibiotics for ear infections is less informative than the news release


Gastric balloon for weight loss: HealthDay avoids hot air by balancing PR spin with skepticism from independent sources


Potential conflicts of interest abound in HealthDay’s look at Lemtrada for early stages of MS

2 9/23/2016

New radiation guidelines for breast cancer: There’s ‘enough’ evidence, HealthDay story states, skirting specifics

2 9/6/2016

HealthDay does a good job reporting on study of long-term weight loss after bariatric surgery