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“Blood test finds 50 types of cancer” – we’ve been down this path before

Shoddy, incomplete, fawning news coverage of screening tests is one of the most clearly established problems in health news coverage – something HealthNewsReview.org has revealed countless times over the past 15 years. A public relations news release 22 days ago – from “a healthcare company whose mission is to detect cancer early” – touted study… Read More »

PETA Wants Amul To Take Down ‘Misleading’ Topical Featuring ‘Vegan’ Novak Djokovic

Popular animal rights organisation People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals or PETA has engaged with a fresh conflict with dairy brand Amul, this time on an advertisement including none that tennis star Novak Djokovic. PETA on Tuesday, sent a letter to Amul, asking them to take down the advertisement, where they have congratulated Djokovic… Read More »

Dr. Scott Gottlieb says vaccinations are not the only factor driving U.S. Covid cases down

More Americans are vaccinated against Covid everyday, but that’s not the only reason coronavirus cases in the U.S. keep falling, Dr. Scott Gottlieb told CNBC on Friday. In an interview on “Closing Bell,” the former Food and Drug Administration commissioner said additional factors contributing to declining infection levels include warming weather and the fact that a portion… Read More »