Published on in Vol 4, No 2 (2015): Jul-Dec

Harnessing the Web:  How E-Health and E-Health Literacy Impact Young Adults’ Perceptions of Online Health Information

Harnessing the Web: How E-Health and E-Health Literacy Impact Young Adults’ Perceptions of Online Health Information

Harnessing the Web: How E-Health and E-Health Literacy Impact Young Adults’ Perceptions of Online Health Information

Authors of this article:

Rowena Briones1


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