Tag Archives: BMJ Group

Proper science shows when things don’t work.

It’s a pleasure to write about well-designed, properly performed scientific studies. Unfortunately, they’re often the very ones that get ignored in the wider media. That might be because they tend to make disappointing headlines. Take this study in JAMA, about Ginkgo biloba. Ginkgo is one of those herbs that everyone swears by, that everyone ‘knows’ […]

Preparing for launch day

This is where you can find out about all my projects. I write news stories and in-depth health information for The Guardian, as part of BMJ Group’s patient information service, Best Treatments. Also for BMJ Group, I blog on the US Consumer’s Union health site, Consumer Reports Health. I write articles for Dulwich OnView, the […]