The Stupid Cancer Show
Susannah Fox discusses Pew Internet’s health research, including a special survey of people living with cancer.
How technology has affected the way “digital natives” search for, gather and act on information.
Participatory Culture + Health Care
Quick answers to frequently-asked questions: Is a cultural shift affecting health care? How do people judge the quality of health information online? Are patients ready for this?
Teen Content Creators
Slides about teen content creators, shown at The Power of Youth Voice: What Kids Learn When They Create With Digital Media.
Social Isolation and New Technology
How the internet and mobile phones impact Americans’ social networks.
Trends in medical searches online: How e-patients use the internet
New trend charts showing how e-patients use the internet and search for health information online.
Trends: The Social Life of Health Information
Connected patients spread new ideas, new treatments, and new ways of approaching a condition. Put them on your team.
The New Library User and how to Serve Her (and Him)
A look at the new needs and experiences of information seekers and media makers
The Patient is In
Health 2.0: User-Generated Healthcare showcased patient advocates and their use of technology in pursuit of better health. Susannah Fox provided context for the discussion based on a national survey of people living with chronic conditions.
E-patients, social media, and cancer
Susannah Fox presented the latest findings on the internet’s impact on health and health care, including an early look at new data showing how people living with chronic conditions gather and share information online.