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Categories: Diet studies

9/23/2016

TIME’s story on infants and food allergy risks overstates research findings

7/5/2016

Bloomberg story on fiber benefits hinges on unpublished data from a private fitness app

4/28/2016

Medical Daily story on Mediterranean diet study mostly echoes news release

5 4/14/2016

Solid effort by NBC on saturated fat study, though story lacked hard numbers on findings

2 3/11/2016

CNN story on fasting diet study veers into clickbait territory

2/4/2016

How big is the reduction in breast cancer risk linked to a high-fiber diet? 16 percent or 0.2 percentage point?

2/4/2016

Multiple perspectives elevate CBS coverage of diet-breast cancer link

1/22/2016

“Just add water” for student weight loss? Strong CBS report missed on costs and study limitations

1/8/2016

US News “Best Diets” release rehashed as HealthDay story

1/8/2016

Tacos and neural tube defects: NPR deftly explains the connection