Health Disparities in stroke & heart disease cause
approximately 2X as many deaths before age 75.
Data Source: CDC Health Disparities and Inequities Report-United States, 2011Data Source: CDC Health Disparities and Inequities Report-United States, 2011
Complications from chronic conditions
drive up health system costs.
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Yet, diverse communities are social
and curious about health online.
Sources (clockwise from top left): Pew Research Internet & American Life Project. Smartphone Adoption & Usage, 2011 report, Health Online 2013 report and Demographics of Social Media Users, 2012.
Use the Internet to Self-diagnose
Where are social media users spending their time online?
Using Smart phones to Access the Internet
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