Health communication

Count Your Calories and Share Them: Health Benefits of Sharing mHealth Information on Social Networking Sites.

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Jan 01, 0000

This study investigates the relationship between sharing tracked mobile health (mHealth) information online, supportive communication, feedback, and health behavior.

Examining Use of Mobile Phones for Sleep Tracking Among a National Sample in the USA.

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Jan 01, 0000

Mobile technology has been designed to serve a number of functions relating to health, but we know little about individuals who use these tools to track sleep. This study utilized data from a cross-sectional, geographically diverse survey of adults in the USA (N = 934).

The Role of Digital Engagement in the Self-Management of Type 2 Diabetes.

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Aug 03, 2016

Mobile tablet devices and applications have the potential to help type 2 diabetes patients in the self-management of their disease. However, users must be equipped with an appropriate level of digital literacy in order to use the tools and technologies effectively.