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Information Behaviors in the Context of Chronic Illness

I am interested in the experiences of those who experience chronic conditions. These include cardiovascular disease, diabetes, arthritis and others. One that is less commonly known, but nonetheless, important, is fibromyalgia. Fibromyalgia is a condition characterized by chronic widespread pain, but patients who suffer from fibromyalgia generally suffer from a variety of other symptoms including […]


Research

I have several main areas of research: health information behaviors in the context of chronic illness, health-related social media use, and research methods. I also engage in digital humanities research and development. Health Information Behaviors in the Context of Chronic Illness When people develop a chronic illness, the illness can have significant impacts on many […]