The Online Healthcare Revolution and the Rise of e-Patients and e-Caregivers
This presentation is an overview of the Project’s ongoing research about how people use the Internet to get medical and health information.
Generation IM: Teens & Technology: The Findings of the Pew Internet & American Life Project
Ms. Lenhart’s speech covered how young Americans use the Internet, with a particular focus on instant messaging.
Internet Health Resources
Half of American adults have searched online for 16 health topics ranging from disease information to smoking cessation strategies. Health seekers go online to become informed, to prepare for appointments and surgery, to share information, and to see…