It's still too early to freak out about bird flu

A total of eight people have now died following exposure to H7N9, a lethal new strain of bird flu that by last count had infected at least 24 people. Concern, expressed by epidemiologists and felt by people around the world, is prudent and warranted. Panic, and the rhetoric that comes with it, is not. » 4/09/13 12:41pm 4/09/13 12:41pm