Tag: New York Times

8 11/8/2017

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

2/21/2017

Licorice & pregnancy…caffeine & longer life: Distorted news stories about observational research

3 6/16/2016

Objective news story or “giant platform for propaganda”? The Times pushes pharma viewpoint with one-sided coverage of osteoporosis drugs

8 4/20/2016

Media mystery: Why did journalists ignore an important study on a costly, harmful back pain procedure?

1/13/2016

Grail’s search for a universal cancer screen: noble quest or fool’s errand?

1 12/15/2015

Birds, hares, and tortoises: What do they have to do with the recent news on cancer screening?

2 12/8/2015

Flying under journalists’ radars: brain-enhancing supplements dubbed ‘nootropics’

1 12/1/2015

A patient’s perspective on recent prostate cancer screening news

11/13/2015

Five-Star Friday: A sweet story from TIME, plus Philadelphia Inquirer, NYT

3 9/14/2015

Low pulse = higher crime rate? Cause-and-effect confusion in heart rate/crime stories