Stephen Wolfram predicts that we will all self-track some day, but a Pew Internet survey suggests we have a long way to go. Just 1 in 4 internet users track health data online.
As mobile, social tools spread throughout the population, people are connecting with each other. Why not harness those tools for health?
Susannah Fox will present the Pew Internet Project's latest research on how mobile, social technologies are changing the way Americans pursue health.
Susannah Fox presented Pew Internet's latest research on mobile, social networks, teens, and health.
Why do some people look online for health information while others do not?
The internet provides access not only to information, but also to each other, and Pew Internet’s research documents how this has transformed the health communications landscape over the last 10 years.
Peer-to-peer healthcare is a way for people to do what they have always done - lend a hand, lend an ear, lend advice - but at internet speed and at internet scale.
The internet provides access not only to information, but also to each other, and this has transformed the health communications landscape over the last 10 years.
How the internet is transforming health communications by providing us with access to information and each other.
Is "peer-to-peer healthcare" an idea whose time has come? Evidence and recent examples.