Putting H1N1 in perspective.

Posted: October 27, 2009 in Uncategorized
Tags: , ,

While any fatality is in principle regrettable there is a need to put the H1N1 fatality figures in perspective. The mainstream press is happily feeding the fear by splashing every H1N1 death all over their front page but there is very little information being publicised comparing the mortality rate to other fatal diseases. The graph below provides the necessary perspective.

disease_fatalities_550

Advertisements
Comments
  1. Neil says:

    Very interesting graph to say the least. You should post the above to rollercoaster and alleviate some worried mums to be

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s