Tag: prostate cancer

1 3/14/2017

PODCAST: Why a health care journalist chose active surveillance for prostate cancer

4 12/21/2016

Why biotech celeb Craig Venter’s prostate cancer story should be read with healthy dose of skepticism

7 9/15/2016

Overall impressive: News media coverage of NEJM study on treating vs not treating prostate cancer

2 9/14/2016

Despite thumbs down from professional groups, mass prostate cancer screening events continue, often with misleading promotions

1 7/19/2016

“Skyrocketing” prostate cancer? Journos, cool your jets

3 6/21/2016

The patient as public relations tool: Why readers should be wary of single-anecdote news stories

6/3/2015

“More accurate than traditional biopsies” and other misinformation about a new prostate cancer test from NY-Presbyterian Hospital

6/13/2014

Sam’s Club serves up a Father’s Day prostate special. Such a deal!

6/10/2014

Slow down on making claims for semen test for prostate cancer

2 10/17/2013

Omega-3 fatty acids & prostate cancer: study and stories off-base