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What are you sharing when it comes to health? The latest news on social media

What are you sharing when it comes to health? The latest news on social media

The latest Pew Report of US media trends shows the dynamic state of the news media industry, with the rise and fall of different sectors and publications. While newspapers continue to dive, mobile news consumption maintains its inexorable rise, and podcasts also are gaining popularity. The increasing complexity and diversity in the news media space […]

What the news about health often leaves out

What the news about health often leaves out

The latest report from the team at Media Doctor Australia suggests that media audiences would benefit from more detail about whether tests, treatments and other medical interventions making the news are actually available in Australia. *** What’s missing from the health news Dr Amanda Wilson writes: We’ve noticed lots of missing information in stories recently […]

The latest health and medical news: how does it rate?

The latest health and medical news: how does it rate?

As recently mentioned, Croakey will feature regular updates from the team at Media Doctor Australia about their latest analyses of media coverage of new drugs and medical treatments. *** Some good news, and some that is not-so-good Amanda Wilson writes: Eight health stories have been reviewed on www.mediadoctor.org.au this month. Their subjects included milk allergy, […]

Health news at The Oz

Health news at The Oz

The Australian has quite a history of being not very nice about Crikey, most recently suggesting that our illustrious leader, Jonathan Green, is “not a real editor”. Not to be confused with an unreal editor, of course. Croakey isn’t one for grudges. We’re avid readers of the health section of the Weekend Australian, as one […]