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.
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