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Opinion mining consists in extracting from a text opinions expressed by its author and their polarity. Lexical resources, such as polarized lexicons, are needed for this task. Opinion mining in the medical domain has not been well explored, partly because little credence is given to patients and their opinions (although more and more of them are using(More)
The overall goal of this project is to develop techniques to mine medical and health-related social media content for information and opinions about diseases and treatments. This would allow users to benefit from the numerous postings of people's experience scattered all over the Web. This paper reports the results of a textual analysis of user-generated(More)
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