Category: News releases


A hyped news release gets revised at ASCO: Did it lead to improved coverage from journalists?

4 5/22/2018

BMJ’s scrambled message on eggs and heart disease: a recipe for rotten news coverage


ASCO 2018: How a major medical meeting uses embargoes to shape the news, and what the consequences may be

1 4/19/2018

Between news release hype and peer-reviewed publication, patients wait in limbo

5 4/5/2018

HealthDay digs to new lows in shovelware

1 3/12/2018

LifeVest study results: PR spin machine in full effect at American College of Cardiology meeting


The DASH diet fights depression? Superficial stories rehash news release on unpublished study


A monkey study of CAR T-cells and HIV: What you need to know


2017 year-ender: Major themes from a year’s worth of news release reviews


An imbalanced infographic: Is this the best way to bring ‘the most exciting, up-to-date science to the world’s attention’?