LOS ANGELES, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- November 29, 2006 -- Whyville.net, the leading edu-tainment virtual world for children and young teenagers (ages 8-15), has announced a campaign to virtually vaccinate its citizens against its own virtual "Why-Flu." This virtual world effort is being supported by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) as part of a new-media component of the recently announced National Influenza Vaccination Week, which kicks off November 27 and runs until December 3.

The collaboration between Whyville and the CDC is part of a concentrated effort to raise awareness amongst children and teens about the...

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