Here's Facebook's plan to crack down on fake health news

Posted by @audreylaine, Tue, Jul 9 9:42am

Facebook and YouTube are taking new steps to reduce the spread of misleading health claims after a Wall Street Journal investigation found the websites are being “flooded” with misinformation, the Journal reports.

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I like YouTubes idea of involving doctors. Perhaps there is an algorithmic way to have content screened by trusted medical reviewers who can quickly downgrade it? Kind of like a fake news vaccine?

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@matthewrehrl

I like YouTubes idea of involving doctors. Perhaps there is an algorithmic way to have content screened by trusted medical reviewers who can quickly downgrade it? Kind of like a fake news vaccine?

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That would be amazing!

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