Covering a controversial study: How to dig deep on a deadline

By Tara Haelle

Tara Haelle is the Association of Health Care Journalists’ medical studies core topic leader, guiding journalists through the jargon-filled shorthand of science and research and enabling them to translate the evidence into accurate information.

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*Part 1. Fluoridation findings prompt measured response from professional organizations, by Mary Otto.