Multigene test may find risk for common diseases, but there’s no evidence it will make anyone healthier
One blood test to diagnose diabetes? HealthDay doesn’t address harms of overdiagnosis and overtreatment
LA Times provides careful take on early brain/diabetes research–except for the headline
NPR story about online weight loss program left out a key detail: How much does it cost?
When weight loss is the intervention, it’s still important to talk about costs and harms
AP’s write-up on a new continuous blood sugar monitor–where’s the proof that it works?
Can these 10 foods really ‘cut risk of early death’? NPR overstates the evidence
Independent source and costs: All that’s missing from otherwise solid Reuters story on Victoza
Guardian predicts end to insulin shots based on rehashed news release, mouse research
Reuters story on oral insulin trial needed sources beyond drug company CEO