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The Impact of Social Media on Business and Ethical Practices in Dietetics

Published:October 18, 2013DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jand.2013.09.020
      The term “social media” refers to web-based or mobile technologies that are used for collaborative information sharing. These technologies provide dietetics practitioners with a number of ways to communicate with and engage peers and the public with the goal of improving health outcomes. This article explores the benefits and risks of social media for the practice of dietetics and outlines professional and personal responsibilities for dietetics practitioners.
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