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Why Mobile is No Longer Optional if You Want to Reach Rheumatologists

Digital Insights Group<p>43% of rheumatologists report they use four digital devices on a regular basis (desktop, laptop, tablet, phone). 32% report …

The medical conversations are happening on Twitter, not Facebook, and that's a good thing

You can follow Iltifat Husain MD on Twitter @IltifatMD<p>When twitter initially launched I was largely skeptical on how it could be utilized in …

Healthcare must catch up with capabilities of mobile apps | FierceHealthcare

There is endless technology for ordering a burrito, turning off the air conditioning or turning on a security system from a cellphone. So why can't …

“a bold remedy”…

<i>To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven…</i><p><i>Ecclesiastes 3:1, Corinthians II 6:2</i><p>In the story of every tension, …

This Is What 'Instagram for Doctors' Looks Like

No more waiting around to publish an interesting finding in a medical journal<p>Dr. Joshua Landy is envisioning a new way for doctors to learn from one another. A Toronto-based intensive care physician by trade, Landy is the co-founder of Figure 1, a "crowdsourced photo sharing app for health care …

Consumers Want Pharma and Healthcare Companies to Participate on Social Media

At last week’s Digital Pharma East conference, WEGO Health Activists – social media power users involved daily in multiple online health communities …

Social media users more private about posting health info

PROVO — Americans regularly share delicious recipes, questions about raising kids and relationship updates on social media sites. What they don't …

Social media "likes" healthcare: From marketing to social business

Contact us<p><b>Kelly Barnes</b> <br>US Health Industries and Global Health Industries Consulting Leader<br>Tel: +1 (214) 754 5172 <br>Email<p><b>Benjamin Isgur</b> <br>Health Research …

Discovering Drug Side Effects with Crowdsourcing

As a recovering biology major, one of my favorite applications of crowdsourcing is solving public health problems. So far at CrowdFlower, we’ve …

Los laboratorios farmacéuticos prefieren Twitter y LinkedIn a Facebook

<b>Redacción. Madrid</b><br>Los laboratorios farmacéuticos afincados en España tienen claras sus preferencias a la hora de apostar en el entorno 2.0, y vuelcan …

Social Media: Pharma Industry Considers Patient Engagement a Must

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA<p>The Pharmaceutical industry feels patient engagement is a priority, but lacks presence in the social media world. …

The Rise of the Social Prescription

Money Talks, Social Media & Games Walk, Say Docs re: Healthy Behavior Incentives

"An offer of money is often the most persuasive argument in getting someone to do what you want. The saying can be traced back to G. Torriano's …

FDA grants further glimpse into pharma’s Facebook perils

Pharma now has another hint about FDA‘s attitudes toward social media. In a recent warning letter to supplement maker AMARC Enterprises, FDA took …

Social innovation in pharma

<b>We tend to judge how well pharmaceutical companies are doing in social media by analysing their presence on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube. But there</b> …

In the Know: Social Media for Public Health – Gaming & Mobile | E-HEALTH - E-SANTE - PHARMAGEEK

As part of its live webcast series, the CDC National Prevention Information Network (NPIN) is pleased to announce, “In the Know: Gaming and Mobile …