November 23, 2020

The Niche

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medical selfie

2 min read

“Take a Selfie”, has become a catch phrase in pop culture. There is a preoccupation with capturing one’s own existence and key moments in pictures. Another trend is a DIY culture including taking initiative with one’s own health. When combined together we are in the midst of a larger trend in medicine where patients will be increasingly taking what some call a “medical selfie”. Kaiser has even introduced a “medical selfie” program. The US CDC has also been promoting the idea of medical selfies (see …Read More