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Categories: University news release

12/3/2018

‘Soursop leaves can prevent the symptoms of fibromyalgia,’ tested in rats

11/20/2018

News release far too rosy/conflicted for small study on ovarian cancer test

11/2/2018

Claim that fermented dairy products reduce heart attacks leaves us feeling sour

11/1/2018

University takes cautious approach in promoting rapid test for diagnosing brain disease

10/22/2018

Summary of diagnostic prostate cancer test study suffers from overreach

10/1/2018

Claim that milk protein alleviates chemotherapy side effects based on study of just 12 people

9/26/2018

Recap of mental imagery for weight loss study makes readers fill in the blanks

9/19/2018

University PR misleads with claim that preliminary blood test detects early pancreatic cancer

9/5/2018

Sweeping claims based on a single case study of advanced cancer patient are misleading

8/28/2018

Contrary to claims, heart scans don’t save lives, but subsequent interventions might