Category: Health care journalism


5 resolutions for reading and writing about health care in 2018


Salads keep your brain 11 years younger? What you need to know


2017 year-ender: What I’ve learned from reading health news every morning


2017 year-ender: Lots of interesting health news (if you’re a lab mouse)

2 12/19/2017

2017 journalism report card from

1 12/15/2017

Kicking off 2017 year-ender series


What’s going on with Newsweek’s health/medical news coverage? What you need to know.

4 12/8/2017

Birth control pills & breast cancer risk: big study generates big differences in quality of news coverage

12 12/7/2017

How to communicate about obesity without promoting stigma


Smithsonian’s imbalanced stem cell coverage: Will it help dodgy clinics lure desperate patients?