This report offers one of the most comprehensive examinations of the reporting of health by the UK print media. The research examined nearly 2,000 news items in both the opinion forming national press and magazine sectors in order to analyse how health inequalities, in partiuclar, have been reported.

Key Conclusion

'The tenor of most health inequality coverage was overwhemingly negative. Bad news consistently outweighed good news in all forms of health coverage.'

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This NSMC report offers one of the most comprehensive examination of how the UK print media reports on health and health inequality issues.

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