Are bacteria useful as cancer ‘weapons,’ or far too early to know? Key context missing from HealthDay story
Fish oil during pregnancy led to ‘stronger kids,’ but was the difference clinically meaningful?
HealthDay neglects the potential harms of transplanting hepatitis-infected kidneys
HealthDay provides needed details on side effects of THC-based drug studied for Alzheimer’s agitation
HealthDay rehashes a news release claiming researchers have found new type of vertigo
Independent viewpoint helps round out HealthDay story on impact of earlier mammograms
In comparison of clot-busting drugs, HealthDay gets props for being clear on costs and harms
Can ‘thinking differently’ help sooth chronic back pain? Hard to tell from HealthDay’s fuzzy reporting
Is an unfinished pilot study of 8 patients really newsworthy?
Blood pressure pill shows promise compared to ‘usual care,’ HealthDay says, never explaining what that is