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The state of science writing, circa 2012: The summer of our discontent, made glorious by the possibilities of our time

Category: Journalism, Media, science, science writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Context and corrections in writing about autism and vaccines: A case study in misleading your readers

Category: Autism, Journalism, The New York Times, The Panic Virus, Vaccine safety, Vaccines | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 36 Comments

The bottom line: 42,000 deaths, 20 million cases of disease, and a net savings of $83 billion

Category: Public health, Vaccines | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments