Women's Health Base

A look at women, the world and the web

Getting the public to understand relative risk

Posted by hannahflynn on March 11, 2009

The BBC has put up an ace little slide show explaining “how to understand risk in 13 clicks“.

It focuses on numbers of people affected rather than percentages, and all of the examples use women!

Now to see if the BBC actually implement their advice into their own reporting….


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