Our reviewers saw disease-mongering in a Wall Street Journal piece that gave a lot of ink to a device for "breathing for better health." Even reader comments showed some of the skepticism the story might have employed.
CNN asked, "Is proton therapy the magic bullet for cancer?" Our answer: CNN didn't come anywhere close to giving its audience more than a limited understanding of the benefits, harms, and issues related to the application of this expensive radiation technology.
Adjunct Associate Professor
University of Minnesota School of Public Health
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