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: Evidence-based medicine

11/8/2018

How minimally invasive surgery was spun as the ‘latest and greatest’ for cervical cancer

8/1/2018

Podcast: The clear and present danger of too much health care

4 5/8/2018

NIH uses dodgy PR to enroll one million Americans in its ‘All of Us’ precision medicine program

4/25/2018

Number needed to treat – one way to frame harms vs. benefits: An update to our toolkit

1 2/19/2018

Podcast: Timothy Caulfield – fighting Goop and cheating death

3 12/6/2017

Sham surgeries: A tale of medical reversals & the role of the media

4 11/13/2017

Podcast: Victor Montori – Mayo Clinic MD calls for patient revolution

2 5/17/2017

Why you should back away slowly from health care news stories relying on case studies

5/10/2017

New thyroid guidelines demonstrate why we need an independent USPSTF

4/25/2017

Five years wisely: A look at Choosing Wisely’s effort to reduce unnecessary medical care