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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.
Jul 24, 2012Susannah Fox
At the 19th International AIDS Conference, Susannah Fox shared a social history of the internet - our national story and her grandmother's story.
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Jul 23, 2012Susannah Fox
Susannah Fox will present Pew Internet's latest data on social media use in the U.S.
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Jul 19, 2012Susannah Fox
Presenting our research to a roomful, not just a row full, of rare-disease patients and caregivers was an extraordinary experience.
Ginny Graves, Good Housekeeping
Jul 16, 2012
Although she didn't know it at the time, Hernandez had become part of a cutting-edge trend: peer-to-peer health care. Type the words "kidney donor" in Facebook's search engine, and you'll get some sense of the movement's scope: Hundreds of pages come...
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Carolyn Butler, Washington Post
Ever wondered whether you should be using your smartphone for something slightly more worthwhile than playing Angry Birds?
A growing number of experts are saying that mobile devices just may be the next big breakthrough in public health.
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Jul 14, 2012Susannah Fox
Susannah Fox presented research on how people, particularly those living with rare disease, use online health resources and what the rest of us can learn from them.
Ki Mae Heussner, GigaOM
Jul 12, 2012
Startups hoping to disrupt health care, here’s an audience you need to get to know: caregivers.
According to a Pew Internet & American Life Project report released Thursday, caregivers are more likely than other Internet users to look for health i...
Patti Shea, AARP
Where do most caregivers get the information they need to take care of a loved one? Apparently on the Internet, according to a new study by the Pew Research Center.
Some 67 percent of caregivers who have internet access look online for health inf...
Jul 12, 2012Susannah Fox, Joanna Brenner
Thirty percent of U.S. adults provide support to a loved one. The internet is a key information and communications resource for this front-line labor force.
Jul 10, 2012Susannah Fox
Grassroots contribution to health research just got a boost. Is it time for us to measure personal genetic testing?
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Susannah Foxthe Institute of Medicine
Susannah FoxUniversity of Maryland, Baltimore
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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.