Unfortunately it has become a common practice for people to use questionable research or to manipulate research results to support their agenda. In the US especially, this is a time of heightened emotionality. We each need to take responsibility to draw our own conclusions based on accurate information and credible research. The good news is, it’s not as hard as it might seem to learn how to evaluate the quality of research. Here are some simple ways to quickly and easily reveal the truth about the research studies being quoted.