***** To join INSNA, visit http://www.insna.org ***** As I reinterpret this article, if you feel less miserable (than I did a few weeks ago), you go out, network, and inadvertantly spread the misery. http://news.yahoo.com/fever-treatments-may-cause-more-flu-deaths-195921390.html But didnt Sheldon Cohen show years ago that the bigger the network, the better the immune system? Somehow, I am a bit skeptical about the practicalityof this epi model. Barry Wellman _______________________________________________________________________ NetLab FRSC INSNA Founder Faculty of Information (iSchool) 611 Bissell Building 140 St. George St. University of Toronto Toronto Canada M5S 3G6 http://www.chass.utoronto.ca/~wellman twitter: @barrywellman NSA/CSEC: Canadian and American citizen NETWORKED:The New Social Operating System. Lee Rainie & Barry Wellman MIT Press http://amzn.to/zXZg39 Print $20 Kindle $16 Old/NewCyberTimes http://bit.ly/c8N9V8 ________________________________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________________ SOCNET is a service of INSNA, the professional association for social network researchers (http://www.insna.org). To unsubscribe, send an email message to [log in to unmask] containing the line UNSUBSCRIBE SOCNET in the body of the message.