Health Influencers don’t do their research

Its very easy engage with people over social media, and on platforms such as Instagram a large number of followers or likes seem to override facts and research when it comes to health issues.

New research is finding that science doesn’t engage people as much as a slick presentation, but the consequences are quite serious when it comes to Health.

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Produced By: Roderick Chambers

Featured In Story: Dr Luke Testa Postdoctoral Research Fellow – Australian Institute of Health Innovation Macquarie University

First aired on The Wire, Wednesday 29 March 2023