TikTok docs use app to provide reliable medical information

In August 2020, social media giant TikTok reported more than 100 million monthly active users from the United States on its platform.While the app is known for short, catchy dance videos and challenges — some of which have led to FDA warnings — it also serves as an opportunity to provide medical information to users.“The time for any physician to discount social media platforms is over,” Don S. Dizon, MD, FACP, FASCO, professor of medicine at Brown University, told Healio Primary Care.“I don’t think we should ignore it, and I don’t think we shouldRead More

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin