Category: Health care journalism

1 3/9/2018

Lowering the bar on Alzheimer’s drugs: STAT op-ed takes industry-friendly line, without disclosing author’s pharma ties

2 2/28/2018

Drug kills flu in a day, news headlines claim. Here’s why that’s bad for public health

2 2/27/2018

News coverage of crowdfunding appeals may help some people, but hidden costs are steep

1 2/20/2018

A perfect storm for broken bones or for disease-mongering of osteoporosis?

1 2/14/2018

Why does CMV get so much less news coverage than Zika — despite causing far more birth defects?


Headline vs. study: If only health news headlines would …

1 2/8/2018

Asparagus and breast cancer study: What you need to know

2 2/6/2018

Toilet Bowl Tuesday: A craptastic race to the bottom for misleading health news

2 1/25/2018

What you need to know about news headlines claiming flu causes heart attacks

6 1/17/2018

Confusion reigns on Good Morning America’s ‘complementary natural’ flu remedies report