A tale of two (BMJ) studies: one gets attention, the other gets neglected. Why?
Observational studies & the health messaging merry-go-round: Moderate alcohol, once “healthy,” now “not so good for you after all”
Journalists have “systematic bias” to cover weaker studies
Another day, another slew of misleading media messages on observational study
Today’s scorecard on observational study news stories: 2 wins, 1 loss
Coffee & prostate cancer: Some news reports got it right. Others….
Story whips up confusion over coffee and breast cancer risk – hurts more than helps