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Categories: Newsweek

11/29/2018

Newsweek trumpets an ‘aggressive’ new cancer drug, but where’s the data?

10/2/2018

Newsweek overlooks key limitation of study on vitamin D and childhood obesity

9/21/2018

Newsweek story on Zika vaccine to zap brain cancer is fascinating–but needed more caution about mouse research

8/23/2018

Newsweek’s premature optimism about experimental ovarian cancer drug overlooks costs, harms and limitations of the evidence

8/6/2018

Newsweek prematurely reports ‘promise’ for ketamine as a treatment for depressed teens

6/21/2018

Newsweek’s story on the 16:8 diet: It’s not much more than a news release rewrite, but it’s at least cautious

6/14/2018

Here’s one detail that should be included in almost all stories about cancer screening studies

5/11/2018

Newsweek stokes false hope with ‘cure for baldness’ based on preliminary evidence

3/22/2018

Like so many news stories before it, Newsweek article makes male birth control pill sound imminent

2/26/2018

Retinal scans to detect heart attack risk? Newsweek offers a blurry picture