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Digital Sociology Mass media June 25, 2019 Buying Medicine from the Web: understanding the risks

by Lisa Sugiura (@lisa_sugiura) Following the recent tragic death of Eloise Parry from ‘diet pills’ she purchased online, there has been a flurry of media attention highlighting the risks of buying medicine from the Web. However this is not a new issue. The dangers of purchasing medicines online have been reported over the past decade …

Digital Sociology Mass media May 23, 2019 The evolution of digital health technologies

*Concept could help humans live longer, healthier, more productive lives*WHO establishes technical advisory group, roster of experts on initiative*Eleven innovations that increase inclusion for people with disabilities From genomics to telemedicine to 3D bioprinting, scientists have unveiled digital technologies that could revolutionise an industry and make humans healthier.Digital health is the convergence of digital technologies …