This paper reviews the development of health-related online support groups, examines research conducted within these communities, compares their utility with traditional support groups and discusses the implications of these groups for health education.Social support groups provide mutual aid and self-help for people facing chronic disease, life-threatening illness and dependency issues (Cline, 1999).
The second issue—what individuals are most likely to lie about—can be divided into several categories, including physical appearance, education, relationship or job status, and issues related to personality traits and interests.
When we might be especially honest Surprisingly, people can sometimes be more authentic online than offline in the way they express their personality.
It read: "Merry Christmas" and this single text message revolutionized the way we communicate.
While it does seem incredible that there are s, keep in mind that different chat abbreviations are used by different groups of people.
Affected females reach puberty, develop secondary sex characteristics, and menstruate at the usual time.
The genital tract is usually normal in females except for a report of a bicornuate uterus.
Online support groups are expanding as the general public becomes more comfortable using computer-mediated communication technology.
These support groups have certain benefits for users who may not be able to or do not have the desire to attend face-to-face sessions.
Cri du chat syndrome, also known as chromosome 5p deletion syndrome, 5p− syndrome (pronounced "Five P Minus") or Lejeune’s syndrome, is a rare genetic disorder due to chromosome deletion on chromosome 5.