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Reporting Scotland spins official alcohol statistics to spoil SNP good news

by Talking-Up Scotland  |  20 Jun 2019  |  Image :  Pixabay They headline with: ‘Sales of alcohol fall to the lowest level since records began’ but they have their but ready for immediate insertion in case you might be ...

BBC Scotland

BBC Scotland report on GPs ‘overwhelmed’ by workloads is FAKE NEWS

by Talking-Up Scotland  |  5 Jun 2019  |  Image :  Pixabay According to BBC Scotland News today: ‘Patients should get appointments with GPs lasting at least 15 minutes rather than 10, according to the Royal College of GPs. In ...

NHS Highland

BBC Scotland spin flawed report on ‘bullying culture’ in NHS Highland

by Talking-Up Scotland  |  9 May 2019  |  Image :  Pixabay Note: Nothing here denies that some NHS Highland staff may have been bullied. Their experience is regretted. Of NHS Highland’s 10 500 staff, 340 came forward, with ...

Reporting Scotland

Bias by extreme selection as BBC Reporting Scotland seriously distorts your view on cancer care

by Talking-Up Scotland  |  1 May 2019  |  Image :  Pixabay Earlier in the day, we heard the fact that ‘the vast majority of’ or ‘95%’ of cancer patients expressing positivity about their care, could be presented by ...

BBC Scotland

BBC Scotland use Professor’s ‘expert opinion’ on NHS Tayside’s mental health unit, but his book is trashed by those with mental health issues

by Talking-Up Scotland  |  19 Apr 2019  |  Image :  Pixabay When I read the BBC Scotland online version of their coverage of the leaked internal report on the Carseview Unit which they have clearly passed around any academics willing ...