A leukaemia patient looks for a bone marrow transplant through Facebook. Cancer survivors club together to discuss coping strategies. A disease control agency uses viral media to inform the public about
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I entered the world of illness blogs for the first time when I learned through Facebook that a friend from middle school passed away last Friday from acute myeloid leukemia. In the three months between
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Every day, Ashram Housing Association's reducing domestic violence service gets around five calls from the police, statutory and voluntary agencies asking us to help women affected by domestic abuse. is