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Categories: HealthDay

11/30/2018

Independent source injects caution into a HeathDay story on ‘nerve zap’ for back pain

10/18/2018

HealthDay touts nerve device as ‘more effective,’ but data is from unpublished study with no control group

10/2/2018

Are bacteria useful as cancer ‘weapons,’ or far too early to know? Key context missing from HealthDay story

8/20/2018

Talazoparib touted as ‘promising,’ but is it any better than a similar breast cancer drug that’s already available?

6/22/2018

One blood test to diagnose diabetes? HealthDay doesn’t address harms of overdiagnosis and overtreatment