Tags: weight loss

2 2/14/2017

‘The most effective intervention we have:’ NY Times glosses over risks of bariatric surgery

11/10/2016

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

5/16/2016

Higher BMI is healthier? NPR story makes well-documented ‘obesity paradox’ sound new

1 5/10/2016

‘Eat this carb and you won’t gain weight’–TIME story leaves readers hungry

1 3/17/2016

Fox News story on gastric balloon: more superficial news that reads like paid content

1/22/2016

“Just add water” for student weight loss? Strong CBS report missed on costs and study limitations

11/8/2015

Have better diets “saved more than one million people from dying”?

5 10/30/2015

Is sugar “definitely toxic”?

8/21/2015

Should you track your fat with a whole-body scan? Many experts would say no, but WSJ coverage lacked a critical voice

8/3/2015

Solid reporting, but broader ethical/medical questions not addressed