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Innovative Pill Attaches to Stomach, Releases Insulin, Makes Diabetics Happy

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Insulin injections are a reality for millions of people living with diabetes. Unlike many other drugs, insulin, being a protein, cannot be easily put into the form of a conventional pill. Inhaled insulin (afrezza) is an option that is appropriate for some patients, but it hasn’t caught on very well. A… Read More »

[UPDATED] 'Empire' Actor Jussie Smollett Releases Statement After He Was Assaulted in Chicago

Getty ImagesAmanda Edwards Update 2/1/18 11:30 a.m.: Jussie Smollett released a statement three days after he was attacked and beaten by two men, which is being investigated as a “possible hate crime.” He told Essence: “Let me start by saying that I’m OK. My body is strong but my soul is stronger. More importantly I… Read More »

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 »