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Does drinking two diet beverages a day increase your diabetes risk?

A new study has found that drinking diet beverages doubles your risk of diabetes, according to CNN, the Telegraph, the Daily Mail, and others. SampleSize investigates.

SampleSize shout out – NPR untangles link between contraception and depression

Some news sites, such as the New York Times, falsely reported that taking contraception supplements increased risk of depression by 80% in six months.

A closer look at Nature’s longevity study

You may have heard that study which claims humans can only live to age 115. I review the study and find some glaring errors.