Tag: limits of observational studies

3 7/3/2018

A venti-sized serving of misinformation in news stories on latest coffee study

5/23/2018

Go ahead and sleep in this weekend, but not because it will ‘prevent early death’

8 11/8/2017

Alcohol and cancer: What does a ‘500% increase’ in risk really mean?

10/5/2017

Some news stories sugarcoat limitations of study linking skipping breakfast to heart disease

2/2/2017

American Heart Association’s meal timing guidance isn’t ready for prime time

11/16/2015

Trends in health care news releases that lead to public confusion

3/4/2015

BMJ back on bad track with its news releases: now gout & Alzheimer’s

6 3/3/2015

A tale of two observational studies – peanuts, coffee, heart health – and how the journals & some journalists handled them differently

1 2/27/2015

MS joins the coffee club, in which association ≠ causation

2/9/2015

Endometrial cancer joins the “coffee club” in which association ≠ causation