Return of the Spanish flu

If you haven’t already, please give a listen to our P.I.D. Radio interviews with Dr. Henry L. Niman. The interviews, from 2005, serve as a primer on H1N1, H5N1, and the threat posed by a flu pandemic.

Four years ago, the major media wasn’t paying much attention to Dr. Niman. That appears to have changed; WPXI-TV in Pittsburgh featured him and his flu-tracker map in a story this past week. Here’s an excerpt:

Watch the entire 25-minute interview here. Pay attention to the similarities Dr. Niman sees between the 2009 H1N1 pandemic and the 1918 Spanish flu.

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