Do Online Communities Make Us Healthier?

Do Online Communities Make Us Healthier?
Recording: Do Online Communities Make Us Healthier?, Mar 11, 2018

More than ever, people with health conditions are seeking out peers online who share their condition, speak to their experience, and can answer their questions. As online health communities grow, they are providing answers and insight that go beyond medical care and treatments. The relationships and connections that spring from online health communities contribute to health and well-being in ways not found elsewhere.

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Primary Entry: Platinum Badge, Interactive Badge
Secondary Entry: Music Badge, Film Badge
Format: Panel
Event Type: Session
Track: Health
Level: Intermediate