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Tag: scare-mongering


Wasted wasps and deadly dog licks: How the summer’s creepy crawlies are infecting our health news


What you need to know about stories proclaiming ‘no safe level of alcohol’


What you need to know about news stories claiming ‘smartphones speed up blindness’

10 5/1/2017

Patients are not plane crash victims and hospitals are not plummeting jetliners

1 7/15/2016

Things that are unlikely to kill you this summer, despite alarming news headlines