Tag: breast cancer

13 1/31/2017

One key detail you’re unlikely to see in news stories about mammography screening guidelines


Headline vs. study: Bait and switch?

8 10/13/2016

Advocacy group anecdotes present one-sided picture of genetic testing for breast cancer

4 8/26/2016

How much significance should health news give to statistically nonsignificant results? A case study of stories on skipping breast cancer chemo


Podcast: ChemoBrainFog blogger criticizes celebrity breast cancer news


Breast cancer-detecting bra won’t go away–and the news coverage is still sub-par


Media case study: PR news release vs. news stories on mammography screenings for older women

2 12/17/2015

Some news from major breast cancer meeting needed more context

2 9/23/2015

DCIS dilemma: Dr. Laura Esserman podcast

6 8/25/2015

New DCIS study, news release lead to (very) mixed messages: ‘And we wonder why patients get confused’