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Category: News releases

8/6/2020

Crazy week of PR & news on studies should teach us how/what to ignore

6/17/2020

Pharma PR appears as unvetted COVID-19 vaccine news in STAT newsletter

3/19/2020

News release labeling to combat a global scourge of exaggerated claims

2 12/20/2018

A final HealthNewsReview.org report card from 3,200+ systematic reviews of health care news stories & PR releases

12/5/2018

Holy grail cancer test? Hold on. Here’s what you need to know

11/28/2018

A veteran science communicator’s guidelines for PR news releases on medical research

1 11/26/2018

Ending our offer of free pre-publication review of PR news releases

11/6/2018

Problematic PR releases: Medical studies backed by food industry trade groups

10/31/2018

Podcast: The polluted stream of health care information

10/18/2018

Journal case reports can’t ‘explode myths’ — but they can encourage shoddy news stories