World Economic Forum: Are you an infodemiologist? Here are 7 tips on how to spot false information about the pandemic

World Economic Forum: Are you an infodemiologist? Here are 7 tips on how to spot false information about the pandemic. “‘Infodemiology’ – studying the flood of information about the pandemic and how to manage it – is something the World Health Organization wants us all to become well-versed in. And it has devised some simple tips to help us decide what we can and can’t trust. Whether it’s misinformation (false information that wasn’t created with the intention of hurting others) or disinformation (false information created with the intention of profiting from it or causing harm), the WHO says it spreads just like a virus, passing from person to person.”

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