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Evaluating the Potential Role of Social Media in Preventive Health Care

Evaluating the Potential Role of Social Media in Preventive Health Care In this Viewpoint, Raina Merchant uses the 2019 launch of Facebook’s Preventive Health tool, which makes preventive health recommendations based on user age and sex, to discuss the role of social media in influencing health behaviors, reaching vulnerable populations, and advancing public health. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png JAMA American Medical Association

Evaluating the Potential Role of Social Media in Preventive Health Care

JAMA , Volume 323 (5) – Feb 4, 2020

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Publisher
American Medical Association
Copyright
Copyright 2020 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved.
ISSN
0098-7484
eISSN
1538-3598
DOI
10.1001/jama.2019.21084
Publisher site
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Abstract

In this Viewpoint, Raina Merchant uses the 2019 launch of Facebook’s Preventive Health tool, which makes preventive health recommendations based on user age and sex, to discuss the role of social media in influencing health behaviors, reaching vulnerable populations, and advancing public health.

Journal

JAMAAmerican Medical Association

Published: Feb 4, 2020

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