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Category: Journalism ethics

1 10/30/2018

Sponsored content’s slippery slope: UC Davis and WaPo laud ‘Moringa, the next superfood’

10/11/2018

Now THIS is fake health news – and it appears in major newspapers across the U.S.

7 7/11/2018

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

6/19/2018

News outlets focus on one dramatic outcome. But did researchers omit data from hundreds in clinical trial?

1 3/19/2018

Big Booze helped plan $100 million NIH study on alcohol–here’s how they’ve also tried to influence journalists

4 11/16/2017

Why we should care that many editors of top medical journals get healthcare industry payments

10/26/2017

Podcast: Conflicts of interest at World Conference of Science Journalists

10/18/2017

Sponsored content: Boston Globe + Pfizer = News? Really?

9/13/2017

STAT becomes 3rd major organization to revise policies after our scrutiny

8/17/2017

Poynter Institute ethics policy revised following our criticism