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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 »

Northern Greece locks down as Europe tightest restrictions

ATHENS, Greece — Coronavirus cases hit new daily highs this week in Russia, and Germany and the U.K. announced plans Tuesday to expand virus testing as European countries battled rapidly increasing COVID-19 infections and hospitalizations. Nations reintroduced restrictions to get ahead of a virus that has caused more than 1.2 million deaths around the globe,… Read More »