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Nov 26, 2013Susannah Fox, Maeve Duggan
A portrait of the 45% of U.S. adults living with chronic health conditions
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Eight in ten internet users have looked online for health information. Read a summary of Pew Internet's health research.
Jan 15, 2013Susannah Fox, Maeve Duggan
35% of U.S. adults have gone online to figure out a medical condition; of these, half followed up with a visit to a medical professional.
Dec 17, 2012Susannah Fox
85% of American adults have a cell phone, yet just 9% have signed up for health alerts via text. What is the potential for this type of intervention?
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Dec 10, 2012Susannah Fox
Susannah Fox provided an overview of the Pew Internet Project's health and mobile adoption research, particularly as it relates to HIV/AIDS prevention efforts.
Nov 26, 2012Susannah Fox
Rural residents in the U.S. lag behind those in suburban and urban areas when it comes to technology adoption.
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Nov 21, 2012
In a conversation with em>California Healthline/em>, Susannah Fox, associate director at the Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project, discussed the Project's latest research on internet and mobile health use among U.S. residents.
Nov 8, 2012Susannah Fox
The market for mobile-ready health information continues to grow, even as health apps are just simmering along (in terms of consumer adoption, anyway).
Jonah Comstock, MobiHealthNews
Nov 8, 2012
About 11 percent of all mobile phone users and 19 percent of smartphone users have at least one health app on their device, according to Pew Internet & American Life Project's Mobile Health 2012 survey, which the group published this morning. The per...
Andrea Smith, Mashable
Quick, look at your smartphone and count how many of your apps are health-related. A new survey on Mobile Health from the Pew Internet & American Life Project finds 19% of smartphone users have at least one health app downloaded onto their device.
Nov 8, 2012Susannah Fox, Maeve Duggan
Half of smartphone owners use their devices to get health information and one-fifth of smartphone owners have health apps
Ki Mae Heussner, GigaOm
Oct 30, 2012
Just a minority of people may use smartphone apps and gadgets to track their activity, heart rate and diet, but that doesn’t mean many more aren’t going old-school when it comes to benchmarking their health.
Some keep track of their diet, exercise...
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Susannah Foxthe Institute of Medicine
Susannah FoxUniversity of Maryland, Baltimore
Susannah FoxAlbert Einstein College of Medicine at Yeshiva University
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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.