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Tag: research hype

2 2/6/2018

Toilet Bowl Tuesday: A craptastic race to the bottom for misleading health news

10/5/2016

CNN Student News delivers repurposed hyped science news

1 3/24/2016

Big news orgs can’t resist reporting on small trials; hype doesn’t help readers, though

2/4/2016

Dump the diabetes cure talk – after a dozen patients in an early-stage trial

6/4/2015

Use of “cure” overwhelms any caveats coming later in WaPost Ebola story

3 5/22/2015

Following the health news stream from publication to news release to media coverage

5/21/2015

Does the public trust science? A university communicator’s reflections

2 2/23/2015

Stealth Research & “may they know the exact content of their stools”