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Resource ID: #961
Subject: How to Assess Risk: What's really dangerous
Source: Kansas CitySarah Cohen;Stuart Watson
Affiliation: The Washington Post;WCNC-TV
Date: 1999



Reporting on risk comes in two flavors - figuring out what the researchers are really telling you with their studies, and figuring out whether to pursue a tip from a distraught reader or viewer. This tipsheet was designed to help decipher the often difficult world of medical and environmental reporting.

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