Tag: breast cancer

8 10/13/2016

Advocacy group anecdotes present one-sided picture of genetic testing for breast cancer

4 8/26/2016

How much significance should health news give to statistically nonsignificant results? A case study of stories on skipping breast cancer chemo


Podcast: ChemoBrainFog blogger criticizes celebrity breast cancer news


Breast cancer-detecting bra won’t go away–and the news coverage is still sub-par


Media case study: PR news release vs. news stories on mammography screenings for older women

2 12/17/2015

Some news from major breast cancer meeting needed more context

2 9/23/2015

Podcast: DCIS dilemma – Dr. Laura Esserman

6 8/25/2015

New DCIS study, news release lead to (very) mixed messages: ‘And we wonder why patients get confused’

9 7/21/2015

War metaphors in breast cancer – “brave” word angers some

5 5/4/2015

Breast cancer to rise 50 percent by 2030? Hey, not so fast!