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Tags: prostate cancer

6/14/2018

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

4/25/2018

Guardian spoon-feeds university news release to readers, claiming prostate cancer ‘breakthrough’

2 4/4/2018

Prostate cancer gene test: WSJ skirts around lack of long-term data

2/7/2018

Disease-mongering dogs Bloomberg’s story on prostate cancer drugs

9/7/2017

STAT provides readers with necessary details to make sense of new PSA screening study

9/7/2017

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

6/21/2017

For story on experimental prostate cancer blood test, Guardian leans heavily on news release

4/26/2017

WSJ story on prostate procedure: No independent sources were quoted

2/8/2017

NY Times deftly describes findings of study on using hormone blockers for prostate cancer recurrence

2/8/2017

STAT said drug ‘halved’ prostate cancer deaths, but that’s not the full picture