This suggests that media coverage of the flu influences search behavior and causes an influx of flusearches, which GoogleFluTrends interprets as an increase in flu cases. If Google's suggested searches persuaded users to search for flu and cold...
We've found what people search for are actually very good indicators of influenza in a population," GoogleFluTrends spokeswoman Corrie Conrad told BBC World Service's Digital Planet" Type in a search for flu in Google and you will not only find...
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Delving deeper into the U.S.regional searches differ for both with West Virginians most likely to search [flu” and Minnesotans [flu shot”. Rising searches from September were mostly centred around the flu vaccine, its cost, and two chain pharmacies.
As you might expect, there are more flu-related searches during flu season, more allergy-related searches during allergy season, and more sunburn-related searches during the summer. Of course, not every person who searches for "flu" is actually...
Meanwhile, Google has expanded their flutrends to include 16 additional countries. Microsoft and Google are both promoting their flu sites this week; here's the lowdown: Google says that it does not use popular terms such as the colloquial "swine...
You may remember last year when Google launched FluTrends. The tool used search trends to help determine where the flu was rearing its ugly head. Of course, with the latest public health problem being the swine flu, providing trends wouldn't be so...
Bird flu Here are the top searches in 2006 on Google News:
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