Do we need to be concerned about fake news?
from By Ellen Schuster, BA, MS
Think fake news is just about politics? Think again. Fake news also includes inaccurate health news and viral Facebook posts. With the introduction of the Internet, false health information, myths and urban legends were often distributed via email. Fast forward to 2016. A recent study found that 12 percent of Facebook posts about the Zika virus were misleading.
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