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Categories: Los Angeles Times

5/31/2018

LA Times provides careful take on early brain/diabetes research–except for the headline

3/26/2018

Significant conflicts of interest not disclosed in LA Times story on modified Pap tests

2 12/28/2017

LA Times provides strong overview on study showing vitamin D and calcium supplements don’t prevent fractures

9/7/2017

LA Times portrays PSA screening analysis as far more clear-cut and definite than even the authors claim

8/1/2017

Do PET scans improve dementia diagnosis? LA Times story overlooks harms of screening

7/14/2017

“Good for you” or not? Mixed messages in LA Times coverage of coffee studies

6/1/2017

Immunotherapy’s ‘new era:’ LA Times story overlooks the risks and overstates trial results

12/5/2016

LA Times strikes the right balance by reporting evenly on both harms and benefits of ‘magic mushrooms’ for cancer patients

8/26/2016

Breast density and mammograms: LA Times story leans hard on news release

5/5/2016

LA Times story mischaracterizes studies on intestinal microbiome