Tag: animal research


Here’s why you can go ahead and ignore all those clickbaiting ‘olive oil protects against Alzheimer’s’ headlines


Say awwwwwwww: Here’s how to publicize rodent research accurately and adorably

1 12/19/2016

Searching for the source of stem cell “fountain of youth” stories


How to report on preliminary Alzheimer’s research results

23 6/2/2016

“Opioid painkillers cause chronic pain” stories leave physician reader in agony


New hope in the epidemic of binge-drinking rodents: Aussie lab sparks premature claims on old drugs as addiction treatments

2 2/19/2016

MIT’s misleading PR headline on autism


Use of “cure” overwhelms any caveats coming later in WaPost Ebola story

4 3/4/2015

And, in the mice are not people department of TIME.com……….

3 12/16/2014

As the worm turns – from scientific paper to news release to bad news coverage