Tag: Medical information

Medical Manga – Japanese Patient Group

Medical Manga – Japanese Patient Group

It’s thought to be around 50 years since the first examples of `Medical Manga’ – graphic novels or comics used for medical education in Japan. Today, it’s reassuring to see that Japanese patient groups continue to make these stories available for download. More widely, across…

Patient Groups As Trusted Information Sources

Patient Groups As Trusted Information Sources

Since the birth of the internet, it’s been more and more important to sift accurate medical information from hype and misinformation. The ongoing challenge is to find an effective way of kite-marking a site to show that it is safe to use. Generally, there is…