Understanding the role of social media in online health: A global perspective on online social support
Lee, Roderick Lamar
Kvasny, Lynette M.
- Publisher: University of Illinois at Chicago University Library
Health Informatics; Information Systems; Social Psychology | Social Support; Social Media; User Generated Content; Chronic Disease
Around the globe, people are increasingly using social media for the provision of online social support. Online social support may be especially relevant for parents who have children that are afflicted with rare chronic diseases such as MECP2 Duplication Syndrome. Desp...