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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 »

Down side of keto diet

The low-carb, high-fat plan promises quick weight loss, but health experts worry about these side effects and complications. The ketogenic diet—also known as the ” keto diet ” or just “keto”—has become the latest big thing in weight-loss plans, touted recently by celebs like Jenna Jameson, Mama June, and Halle Berry. The diet involves cutting… Read More »

US vaccination sites closing down in at least seven states amid falling demand

US vaccination sites are closing from California to Texas, Ohio to Mississippi as demand for Covid shots plummets across the country – despite less than 28% of the population being fully inoculated At least seven vaccination sites across the U.S. are shutting down this month or next  As of Friday, just shy of 42 percent… Read More »