Category: Conflicts of interest


Poynter Institute ethics policy revised following our criticism


3 reasons not to believe these 7 reasons that beer is good for you


University of Iowa ignores questions about its oregano ‘cure’ for cancer-wasting syndrome

5 7/24/2017

Mayo Clinic woos reporters with fellowship offer

4 7/17/2017

Podcast #32: Newly-revised List of Industry-Independent Experts for Journalists

2 7/6/2017

Alcohol industry isn’t just funding studies; it’s also funding journalism to sway public opinion


A newspaper’s murky partnership with a regional oncology center: boosting revenue but misleading readers

4 6/29/2017

Bad idea for health news: The Atlantic sells podium to industry sponsors at Aspen festival

2 6/28/2017

Media ethics pitfalls of pay-for-play broadcast health information


Multiple health news ethical problems with Minneapolis TV station’s Mayo Clinic story