Health websites named in 'fake news' list

Three health websites are among dozens of 'fake news' sites detailed on a list drawn up by a US academic in the wake Donald Trump's election to the presidency.

The list was released by Associate Professor Melissa Zimdars, a professor of communication and media at Merrimack College in Massachusetts, as part of the post-election debate around the role of fake news in putting Mr Trump in the White House.  

Professor Zimdar's list entitled False, Misleading, Clickbait-y, and/or Satirical 'News' Sources includes 133 websites that she says contain