Le B-A BA de la grippe A pour les grands

PRINCETON – Personne ne peut dire comment va évoluer la pandémie de grippe A(H1N1). Va-t-elle connaître un essoufflement ou vat-elle continuer à se propager ? Va-t-elle se mettre en sommeil pour se réveiller plus sévère d’ici quelques mois ? Restera-t-elle modérée ou deviendra-t-elle plus virulente ? Le fait est que les experts de la grippe l’ignorent.  

Ce qui est sur c’est que les autorités sanitaires ont mal géré leur communication au public à propos de cette nouvelle menace qui pourrait bien prendre un caractère alarmant. Bien qu’ils maîtrisent tout de la virologie et de la santé publique, il ne connaissent rien à l’art de communiquer avec (ou d’écouter !) les populations à propos des risques.

Alors voici un petit manuel à l’usage des communicants pour les aider à expliquer cette nouvelle maladie selon le principe ce qu’il ne faut pas faire .

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