Wednesday, May 24, 2006

bird flu in indonesia jumps human-human-human

This is not great news. It looks like bird flu H5N1 may have double-jumped from human to human to human in Indonesia. Now, this was admittedly a family group that spent a long weekend together in close quarters, not just somebody sneezing and a passer-by getting sick. But it's still disturbing the World Health Organization and the public health experts who run the blog, Effect Measure.