Category: Consumer anger/confusion


On the long road to media health, new AMA guidelines are a step in the right direction


Ibuprofen linked to male infertility? It’s pure speculation

1 12/8/2017

Temple University again greases the clickbait machine with canola oil study


Not so fast: News headlines claiming two therapies were proven ‘equally effective’ for treating opioid use disorder


Yes, a listicle: 10 times we couldn’t resist writing about health news clickbait

1 9/20/2017

Headlines claim light drinking during pregnancy is ‘okay’ — researchers say that’s not okay

9 9/12/2017

Most news coverage on new PSA testing study acknowledged costly trade-offs

6 9/5/2017

Facts about the new ALS drug Radicava that you’re unlikely to see in news stories


News media herald ‘male fertility death spiral,’ but is the fear-mongering accurate?

1 5/23/2017

Today’s alcohol and breast cancer headlines are wrong: Here’s how news reports could have done better