When Twitter initially launched I was largely skeptical on how it could be utilized in medicine. Â Initially I thought Facebook was a better option due to the ability to use more than 140 characters.
Over time though, it has become clear thatÂ medical conversations are happening on Twitter, not Facebook.
Mainly because Facebookâ€™s privacy settings are so nebulous. Â Over time Iâ€™ve come to realize Facebook is starting to turn into the old Internet Explorer â€” bloated.
Twitter is simple, straightforward, and youâ€™re not worried about messing around with various profile settings due to updated policies every few months. Even though I was an early adopter of Facebook, getting an account during my college years months after itâ€™s launch, I stopped using it a few months ago and havenâ€™t looked back. Continue reading here…