The Great Debate

Did Twitter make flu fears viral?

By Reuters Staff
May 14, 2009

twitter1 Now that the panic over the H1N1 flu strain has somewhat subsided, experts are contemplating what role Twitter played in helping the virus, commonly known as swine flu, go viral.

A vaccine needed for bad statistics

April 28, 2009

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If you look no further than the latest headlines, you might think a worldwide flu pandemic was already underway with a very real threat to millions of lives.

Not what the economy’s doctor ordered

April 28, 2009

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Flu outbreak: Walking the line between hyping and helping

April 27, 2009

dean-150Dean Wright is Global Editor, Ethics, Innovation and News Standards. Any opinions are his own.