Tag: Flu

Hey Kids, It’s Going to Hurt a Little Bit!

Your Government at work…

This is why my kids are coming home telling me they need to get a shot!

In 1918 Pandemic, Another Possible Killer – Aspirin

aspirinThe 1918 flu epidemic was probably the deadliest plague in human history, killing more than 50 million people worldwide. Now it appears that a small number of the deaths may have been caused not by the virus, but by a drug used to treat it: aspirin. [MORE]

Google Flu Trends

By tracking search terms Google Flu Trends allows you to see where people are looking for relief.  They also have graphs of past years and charts showing world-wide trends.  Pretty interesting way to use aggregated search terms to spot possible trends throughout the world!