Tag Archives: Report

Nearly 12% of Women Report Consuming Alcohol During Pregnancy

While different countries may have different attitudes toward the consumption of alcohol during pregnancy, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has taken a firm stand against the use of alcohol during pregnancy. In the report entitled “Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders,” the AAP identified prenatal exposure to alcohol as the leading preventable cause of birth defects… Read More »

New report spotlights top malware threats to hospitals

Insecure IoT devices, lack of proper authentication and poorly secured legacy technology are just some of the reasons that the healthcare industry is leading the pack in experiencing data breaches across industries – and explain why a variety of malware bugs are running rampant across health system IT networks. WHY IT MATTERSBakerHostetler’s 2019 Data Security… 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 »