If you want information about “Swine” Flu and you want information that doesn’t SCREAM at your or PANIC you or otherwise make you a basket case (maybe related to this handbasket), check out your county health department’s websites. For example:
1) Washington County
2) State of Oregon Flu website
3) See also these for more lessons learned (we hope):
Are we morally ready for another great pandemic? Preparing for swine flu raises ethical issues — including questions of who gets treated and who doesn’t, by Peter Korn, The Portland Tribune, Aug 27, 2009,
Spanish flu epidemic hit Portland hard: Heavyhanded tactics might have created a backlash against rules, by Peter Korn, The Portland Tribune, Aug 27, 2009
4) Previous OLR Flu blog posts.