Helen Branswell
Helen Branswell

Helen Branswell is the medical reporter for the Canadian Press. She keeps a close eye on flu (human, swine, bird), polio eradication, and these days, MERS. Follow her on Twitter.

Medical Examiner
May 7 2014 2:59 PMFear the CamelWhy a deadly new virus will be so hard to stop.
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Frame Game
March 4 2015 10:53 AM Slate Voice: “Shag the Dog” Listen to Will Saletan read his 2001 essay about the merits of zoophilia.