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A final HealthNewsReview.org report card from 3,200+ systematic reviews of health care news stories & PR releases

In 2005, as I began building HealthNewsReview.org, I got permission from Dr. David Henry of the Media Doctor Australia project to adopt their news story review criteria. In the ensuing 13 years, no one has ever placed in front of me a solid, specific suggestion for a better set of criteria for reviewing stories about… Read More »

Shopko's pharmacy will close – News Letter Journal

Newcastle store to remain open as retail chain files bankruptcy Alexis Barker NLJ Reporter Newcastle’s Shopko Hometown store will remain open, although its pharmacy will close, according to Marj Pederson, the store’s manager.  “The store will remain open. We are not going anywhere,” Pederson said.  All Shopko pharmacies across the nation will close, Pederson said,… Read More »