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Categories: Newsweek

12/1/2017

Fecal transplant via a pill? Newsweek’s coverage points out possible selection bias of study participants

10/19/2017

Readers will be swept in by Newsweek’s story on pending muscular dystrophy drug, but what does the evidence show?

9/22/2017

Is one study of 51 men enough to declare the ‘two-week diet’ is better for dropping pounds?

7/19/2017

Newsweek presents a mostly balanced account of family’s unconventional cancer journey

7/13/2017

It’s misleading to call results from phase 1 trials with 6 and 13 patients a ‘cancer breakthrough’

6/12/2017

Newsweek says ‘new vaccine could stop heroin abuse’ — in four monkeys, at least

5/30/2017

Newsweek speculates about an ‘obesity cure,’ and doesn’t disclose important conflict of interest

5/10/2017

Marijuana and memory: Newsweek writes about mouse research–but is at least upfront about it

4 4/4/2017

Big gaps in reporting plus misleading statements mar Newsweek’s fluffy look at magnets for depression

1/13/2017

Newsweek confuses association with causation in ‘weekend warrior’ exercise story