Tag: local tv health news


Why hire a full-time health reporter when you can buy news off the shelf?

2 6/28/2017

Media ethics pitfalls of pay-for-play broadcast health information

2 3/16/2017

Strip mall stem cells


Local TV news sweeps period bubbles with “breakthroughs”

1 2/16/2017

VIDEO • Tracing the origins of Obamacare confusion: Study highlights role of ‘politicized’ local TV news coverage

1 7/26/2016

Selling stem cell claims via sponsored TV news – “horribly wrong” health news

1 4/6/2016

Podcast: ABC stations mislead patients with “migraine treatment” news


Five-Star Friday – and one local TV news dud

10 6/18/2015

Questions about Mayo Clinic deal with Minneapolis TV station


Breaking News hype: one local TV station vows not to use the term – offers 10-point contract with viewers