Dan Hinmon, MCSMN Director

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Health Misinformation Abounds On Pinterest, Instagram And Visual Socia

Posted by @DanHinmon, Jan 29, 2016

Another battleground for accurate health information – Pinterest.

A study from Virginia Commonwealth University involved collecting 800 vaccine-related pins and analyzing them to determine whether they are pro- or anti-vaccination. They found that 75% of all vaccine-related pins were negative about vaccines.

Are you posting accurate health information on Pinterest?


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