At least five reported deaths linked to weight loss balloons: Why it may be the ‘tip of the iceberg’
Podcast: Newly-revised List of Industry-Independent Experts for Journalists
CDC, conflicting (conflicted?) info, Tamiflu & unquestioning news reporting
The Friday file of things I wish I’d addressed earlier
Statins and cardiovascular conflicts of interest
Patient protection from conflicted medical guidelines
BMJ special reports on overtreatment
Conflicts of interest among sources of health/medical news and information represent an enormous – and growing – problem.