Monday, December 20, 2010
Soap characters should be just as susceptible to catching the flu as everyone else, a leading public health advisor has suggested.
Professor John Ashton claimed that Heather Trott from EastEnders, portrayed by actress Cheryl Fergison, would offer an excellent opportunity to show the potentially fatal dangers of contracting the seasonal virus.
Speaking to PA, the chairman of the UK Public Health Association said that Coronation Street, Emmerdale and Hollyoaks also had an opportunity to highlight the issue, which is often overlooked as a health concern.'
Posted by DotConnector at 09:39