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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 »

Donald Trump and Melania Trump Test Positive for Coronavirus

The Washington PostGetty Images President Donald Trump and his wife, First Lady Melania Trump, have tested positive for the coronavirus, he shared on Twitter early Friday. The announcement comes hours after news broke that Hope Hicks, one of the president’s closest advisors, had tested positive for the virus. “Tonight, @FLOTUS and I tested positive for… Read More »