Can bone density scans help assess cardiovascular risk? More details needed in news release
Announcement on phase 1 leprosy vaccine trial suffers from hyperbole, lack of evidence
‘Magical’ with ‘superpowers’? This drug to fight antibiotic-resistant infection hasn’t been tested in animals or humans yet.
Fred Hutch oversells benefit of new fast-tracked drug for rare skin cancer
It’s never OK to use ‘holy grail of breast cancer prevention’ when talking about pre-clinical animal study
Overly enthusiastic PR release claims breast cancer prevention is “within reach” based on animal, cell culture studies
News release makes claims about ketamine for depression based on thin evidence
Nutritional drink to protect memory in ‘early Alzheimer’s’? Release takes us for a spin
Recycled PR release doesn’t tell us anything new about garlic
Possible new Parkinson’s drug — Novel: Yes. “Breakthrough”: No.