Saturday, May 23, 2015

Saturday Stories: Conflicts of Interest, Jersualem, and Impossible Complexity

Great piece by Dr. Susan Molchan on Health News Review on the conflicts of interest inherent in medical journals which in turn are reliant on pharma industry advertising.

Matti Friedman in Tablet with just a spectacular and realistic essay on the confusion that is Jerusalem.

Wasim Maziak in Emerging Themes in Epidemiology wonders whether or not it's even possible to design studies capable of conclusions when it comes to diets, lifestyles and other complexities.