Pandemic fears
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Pandemic fears

20 May 2003

WHO's to blame for the SARS panic?

The World Health Organisation's precautionary warnings ran ahead of the actual cases.

The cost of SARS

What a health panic can do to the global economy.

3 April 2003

The SARS farce

Fear, not disease, has put Hong Kong in quarantine.

Viral scares

The overblown panic about SARS (severe acute respiratory syndrome) makes this Asia-bound traveller sick.