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Pinterest for Health is a Beautiful Thing . . . Literally

Editor’s Note: Meredith Gould, PhD, is a member of the External Advisory Board for the Mayo Clinic Center for Social Media. From zero to gazillion miles per hour in weeks -- that's how quickly Pinterest, the latest social media platform has caught on. First adopted by artists, photographers, crafters, and do-it-yourselfers, Pinterest [...]

Created by Admin

Patients, families find comfort and help by sharing stories via social media

Panelists at Mayo-hosted Health Care Social Media Summit discuss how social media has helped them, their families and their peers. It was hard to miss one recurring theme at the Health Care Social Media Summit, which began Wednesday, Oct. 23, in Rochester and wraps up today: The patient experience is [...]

Created by Hoyt Finnamore

Scholarship Contest FAQs

Here are answers to some questions we've been receiving about our Patient/Caregiver Scholarship Essay Contest for Social Media Week at Mayo Clinic. Do I have to be a Mayo Clinic patient to enter? No. our contest is open to all legal U.S. residents. Why is the contest limited to U.S. residents? [...]

Created by Lee Aase

Hello, I would like to make health care professionals aware of www.yecco.com: [...]

Hello, I would like to make health care professionals aware of http://www.yecco.com: the facebook of healthcare innovation! Yecco is a free worldwide social network for families, communities & healthcare professionals, providing tools & aids to make caring easier for the disabled & the elderly.

Created by Yecco