Journal of Medical Internet Research Archives – #BCSM

#BCSM focus of recently published study on social media and breast cancer

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MEDIA CONTACT: Michelle Xiarhos Curran Akari Health michelle@akarihealth.com Boston, MA – Breast cancer patients who use social media for education and support experience measurable benefits that could result in a higher quality continuum of care. This is according to a recently published report in the Journal of Medical Internet Research, the leading […]

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#BCSM Leads to Increased Knowledge and Decreased Anxiety
On: Jul 30, 2015
By: bcsmadmin

30 July 2015 A study published today in the Journal of Medical Internet Research demonstrated that breast cancer patients participating in an online support community based on twitter had increased knowledge and decreased anxiety regarding their condition. The Breast Cancer Social Media (#BCSM) community was founded in 2011 by two breast cancer survivors, Alicia Staley and […]

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