Articles for Tag: "social media"

Cancer support online  Featured
Cancer support online
Find out how the web is helping cancer patients get connected to support groups around the world.
Teens more vulnerable to web danger than they think 
Teens more vulnerable to web danger than they think
As tech-savvy as we might think teens are, a new survey says most of them don’t know how to safely surf the web.
Can social media help prevent HIV? 
Can social media help prevent HIV?
A new study finds that social media sites can be helpful tools in preventing the spread of the virus.
Organ donation gets boost through Facebook 
Organ donation gets boost through Facebook
Social media sites may serve as a valuable tool in public health, study finds.
Twitter helping Americans lose weight 
Twitter helping Americans lose weight
Harnessing the power of social media, some people have been using Twitter as a way to achieve their weight loss goals.
Are online doctor visits the next big thing? 
Are online doctor visits the next big thing?
Patients save time and money by ‘seeing’ their docs on the web.
Docs get social on the job 
Docs get social on the job
A new study suggests that doctors—like the rest of us—are using social media to stay plugged in. In fact, according to a new study, about […]