Battling HIV, via Tweets and Text Messages
August 7, 2012
Public health officials are harnessing social media as a way to get information about HIV and other STDs to a wired generation.
"When something goes viral, you've reached millions of people in a day," said Simon Rosser, a University of Minnesota researcher who presented research on social media at the 19th International AIDS Conference.
Star Tribune (Minneapolis)
07.23.2012; Daniela Hernandez
This article was provided by U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. It is a part of the publication CDC HIV/Hepatitis/STD/TB Prevention News Update. Visit the CDC's website to find out more about their activities, publications and services.
Add Your Comment:
(Please note: Your name and comment will be public, and may even show up in
Internet search results. Be careful when providing personal information! Before
adding your comment, please read TheBody.com's Comment Policy.)