Category: Health care journalism

4 11/5/2018

When medicine & media sugarcoat the true impact of patient harms


When reporting on sloppy science, NY Times ‘Well’ section should practice what it preaches

2 10/15/2018

The tsunami of not-ready-for-primetime health care news


Headline vs. Study: Using cancer as clickbait


Wasted wasps and deadly dog licks: How the summer’s creepy crawlies are infecting our health news

1 8/28/2018

Observations about today’s observational studies in the news


CBD products don’t need a marketing push from journalists


Headline vs. study: Promises for your heart, brain, and the common flu

9 7/17/2018

Local news hype of robotic surgery doesn’t match many hysterectomy patients’ experiences

7 7/11/2018

A troubling trade: Gerontological Society offering journalism fellowships, with an ethical catch