Other views: Follow your doctors’ orders
Published 11/24/2009, The Jamestown Sun
The government cannot protect us against all hazards — and the H1N1 virus is one of them. Private sector health care providers, along with prudent safeguards by individuals and families, are much more effective than the government against disease. Concern about the H1N1 virus — or swine flu — seems to be building. President Barack Obama’s recent declaration that the H1N1 outbreak is a national emergency certainly will ratchet up the level of worry for many people.Word count: 348
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