Note to our followers: Our nearly 13-year run of daily publication of new content on HealthNewsReview.org came to a close at the end of 2018. Publisher Gary Schwitzer and other contributors may post new articles periodically. But all of the 6,000+ articles we have published contain lessons to help you improve your critical thinking about health care interventions. And those will be still be alive on the site for a couple of years.

Category: Evaluating the quality of evidence

5/7/2019

What you need to know about claims of health care ‘firsts’

2 12/11/2018

5 categories of quality web content for you to explore when we cease daily publication

9/14/2018

Shameless Alzheimer’s sales pitch masquerades as solid science

2 8/9/2018

Do wellness programs work? A unique study does much more than offer a possible answer

5 6/11/2018

Pathologists predicted the Theranos debacle, but their voices were missing from most news coverage

3/14/2018

Daytime sleepiness and Alzheimer’s risk: What you need to know

1 3/13/2018

Did a pricey cholesterol-lowering drug really reduce deaths, as headlines claim?

10 3/12/2018

News stories about kratom, an herbal ‘opioid alternative,’ wrongly prioritize propaganda over science

1 3/1/2018

Up-and-down coverage of standing desks leaves readers in limbo

4 2/15/2018

Advocates push for access to secret clinical data, while FDA drags its feet