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Categories: NPR

12/6/2018

Props to NPR for highlighting the need for balanced decision-making around statins

7/19/2018

All anecdote, no data: NPR’s take on high blood pressure and dementia

7/16/2018

A 50% reduction in suicide risk? NPR story overstates the benefits of ‘Safety Planning Intervention’

6/28/2018

NPR deftly summarizes results of early study using polio vaccine for brain cancer, except industry conflicts of interest

6/6/2018

NPR (yet again) writes uncritically about ketamine for mental illness

3/5/2018

NPR story about online weight loss program left out a key detail: How much does it cost?

2/8/2018

Emerging migraine treatments: NPR story deftly weighs the good, the bad and the unknowns

1/23/2018

Cautious, independent voices help round out NPR’s look at experimental blood test for cancer

2 1/11/2018

NPR’s story on weight loss surgery in teens: Cost info would have improved a well-reported story

12/22/2017

No discussion of risks in NPR’s look at brain-zapping implants to treat destructive impulses