While four out of every five health-care organizations have social media initiatives, about one third of consumers turn to Facebook for health information.
The Kanzius Cancer Research Foundation’s Facebook page needs your like in order to raise up to $125,000 in April.
One in five people in the U.S. use social media to make health care decisions.
A doctor in England diagnosed a boy with leukemia from a photo his dad posted on Facebook.
A British surgeon saved his former classmate’s life by deducing from the friend’s Facebook that he had appendicitis.
Ten-year-old Vivica Loyd’s mom, Donette Warren, used Facebook to find a kidney donor to save her daughter’s life.
Doctors at a Wisconsin hospital were able to save a woman’s life with the information she’d posted on her Facebook account.