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Stem Cells: An excellent coverage of the medical reality

I’ve posted before about the most unusually frank, thorough and intelligent postings on current health issues by the British National Health Service (NHS) called NHS choices, [SciTechStory: Behind the headlines, a systematic source of science candor]. This time I’m drawing attention to a longer piece made available through the site, called Hope and hype: stem […]
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“Behind the Headlines:” A systematic source of science candor

Most of the SPUN posts I write are satirical – a spin on some received wisdom or another. This post is an anti-spin, or perhaps counter-spun. It’s about articles from an unexpected source, the British National Health Service Knowledge Service under the NHS Choices banner, with the sub-head “Behind the Headlines.” Headlines like these: “Cure […]
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