Social media, internet may help predict disease outbreaks

by Newsroom Staff January 21, 2017
Icons of messaging applications WhatsApp, Laiwang and WeChat, or Weixin, are seen on the screen of a smart phone on this photo illustration taken in Beijing New York, Jan 21: A new study has claimed that social media and internet reports can be used to reliably forecast infectious disease outbreaks, especially when data is scarce. “Our study offers proof of concept that publicly available online reports released in real-time by ministries of health, local surveillance systems, the World Health Organisation (WHO) ..+ Read On

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