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Complainant Name:
Mr Matthew Robinson

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: The Daily Telegraph

Complaint:

Mr Matthew Robinson of Preston complained to the Press Complaints Commission about an article reporting on research into the effectiveness of an asthma pill when compared to inhalers. He said that, contrary to the article's headline assertion, the research did not show that the pills were ‘better for treating asthma than inhalers'.

Resolution:

The matter was resolved when the newspaper agreed to amend the headline of the online article to read ‘Daily pill may help asthma suffers'.

Date Published: 29/07/2011



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