Are US flu deaths more PR than Science

Teaser: This was the title of an article in the British Medical Journal https://www.bmj.com/content/331/7529/1412 back in 2005 – DBC – Days before Covid. The article states: “US data on influenza deaths are a mess. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) acknowledges a difference between flu death and flu associated death yet uses the terms interchangeably. Additionally, there are significant statistical incompatibilities between official estimates and national vital statistics data. Compounding these problems is a marketing of fear—a CDC communications strategy in which medical experts “predict dire outcomes” during flu seasons.”
 “The CDC website states what has become commonly accepted and widely reported in the lay and scientific press: annually “about 36 000 [Americanshttp://www.cdc.gov/flu/about/disease.htm">www.cdc.gov/flu/about/disease.htm) and “influenza/pneumonia”...

Oxford University/AstraZeneca Vaccine Trials expanding into Kenya

Teaser: Kenya is now participating in  one of the world's front runner vaccine trials.
 It has already been performing studies in South Africa, Brazil, the USA and the UK but recently had to halt its studies due to 2 cases of transverse myelitis (a neurological condition) in vaccine participants. However, the trial has since re-started...

Why the WHO Faked a Pandemic

Teaser: This was the title of an article in Forbes magazine in February 2010 after it was revealed that the WHO highly exaggerated that years “swine flu pandemic.
” The article revealed how the WHO insisted that the swine flu of that year was of pandemic proportion, even though at the time, it didn’t even conform to the WHO’s own definition of a pandemic. To quote from the article: “The Parliamentary Assembly...