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Apr 23, 2013Susannah Fox
Highlights of the Pew Internet Project’s research related to health and health care.
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Eight in ten internet users have looked online for health information. Read a summary of Pew Internet's health research.
May 7, 2008Susannah Fox
Participatory medicine and why people are "looking for the mouse."
Apr 23, 2008Susannah Fox
Alicia Chang's story on doctor-patient email has generated quite a bit of coverage and comment across the Web.
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Apr 15, 2008Susannah Fox
Deloitte has created a new health consumer typology that is worth checking out, despite their reliance on an online-only sample.
Mar 24, 2008Susannah Fox
E-patients are at the center of the health care revolution, but how will Health 2.0 attract and serve the majority, not just the elite?
Mar 4, 2008Susannah Fox
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Feb 28, 2008Susannah Fox
A new journal article on doctor-patient email reveals (to me, for the first time) that the very first phone call was actually a call for emergency medical assistance. Alexander Graham Bell had just spilled battery acid on himself, hence his hurried, ...
Feb 20, 2008Susannah Fox
Surgical patients with a strong network of friends & family reported better scores for anxiety, depression, inner peace, relaxation, pain intensity and pain unpleasantness.
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Feb 11, 2008Susannah Fox
A new study from MD Anderson Cancer Center cites our health data.
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Jan 14, 2008Susannah Fox
Eight in ten respondents who recently needed health information said they turned to a professional for advice.
Dec 30, 2007Lee Rainie, Leigh Estabrook, Evans Witt
There are several major findings in this report. One is this: For help with a variety of common problems, more people turn to the internet than consult experts or family members to provide information and resources.
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The Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project is one of seven projects that make up the Pew Research Center. The Center is supported by The Pew Charitable Trusts.
The Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project is one of seven projects that make up the Pew Research Center. The Center is supported by The Pew Charitable Trust.