Cancer Prevention and Control Interventions Using Social Media: User-Generated Approaches

@article{Cavallo2014CancerPA,
  title={Cancer Prevention and Control Interventions Using Social Media: User-Generated Approaches},
  author={David N Cavallo and Wen-ying Sylvia Chou and Amy McQueen and Amelie G. Ramirez and William T. Riley},
  journal={Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers \& Prevention},
  year={2014},
  volume={23},
  pages={1953 - 1956}
}
Social media are now used by a majority of American internet users. Social media platforms encourage participants to share information with their online social connections and exchange user-generated content. Significant numbers of people are already using social media to share health-related information. As such, social media provide an opportunity for “user-generated” cancer control and prevention interventions that employ users' behavior, knowledge, and existing social networks for the… 
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