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Who else CAN’T you trust for health information? July 1, 2008

Filed under: Miscellaneous — aprasek @ 10:44 pm

Last post we were reminded that even (and often) scientific studies can be flawed. But, more importantly, seriously, don’t trust the news for your health information. You know the story teaser before the 6:00 news, “You may be risking the lives of you and your family when you eat this dark green vegetable. Find out tonight at 6:00.” or, “This new FDA-approved pill can make all of your weight issues disappear. See what this magic bullet is at 10.”

Much of our news seems to be retrieved from the toilet to score up some ratings. See if you agree:
Apologies for my cynical mood…



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