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Article ID: 690357

Selfies Drive Self-Image and May Lead Many to Seek Plastic Surgery

Rutgers University-New Brunswick

Rutgers and Stanford researchers develop new mathematical model to explain how smartphones act as “portable funhouse mirrors”

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1-Mar-2018 11:05 AM EST
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Social and Behavioral Sciences

Article ID: 690324

Image Conscious People Are More Likely to Give to Crowdfunding Campaigns

University of Portsmouth

People who are more image conscious tend to support more crowdfunding campaigns according to a new study. The research, from the University of Portsmouth, says that funders who have a public profile containing a photo are more likely to be image conscious and will engage in significantly greater levels of visible funding activity compared with those without.

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1-Mar-2018 4:05 AM EST
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Article ID: 690313

Mayo Clinic Social Media Campaign Highlights Colorectal Cancer Awareness, Prevention

Mayo Clinic

To kick off March as National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, Mayo Clinic today announced the launch of a social media campaign to raise awareness about colorectal cancer, and the importance of screening and early detection to save lives.

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28-Feb-2018 5:05 PM EST
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Article ID: 690275

(Earth) Angels Bring Awareness and Support to Caregivers with Innovative Social Media Campaign

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Hilary Van Horn, whose stepdad is suffering from Lewy body dementia, challenges everyone to make an "Earth Angel" in an awareness and fundraising campaign for the Penn Memory Center.

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28-Feb-2018 1:05 PM EST
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Article ID: 690148

Upstanding by Design: How Social Networking Sites Can Crack Down on Cyberbullying

Cornell University

What prompts some people to intervene in cyberbullying, while others just stand idly by? A Cornell University research team has discovered a way to encourage people to intervene – and it can be built right into the design of social networking sites.

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26-Feb-2018 1:05 PM EST
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Article ID: 690085

Experts at DePaul University Available to Comment on Illinois Political Races

DePaul University

As Illinois voters prepare for state primary races March 20, DePaul University faculty experts are available to provide insight and commentary. Their expertise includes self-funded campaigns, the influence of national politics on local races, endorsements, changes in political communication, ethical leadership, the role of social media, and political marketing.

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26-Feb-2018 9:20 AM EST
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Article ID: 689990

Followers, “Likes,” Attractiveness Increase Social Media Likability. Selfies? Not So Much, Baylor Study Says

Baylor University

A new Baylor University study published in the journal Psychology of Popular Media Culture looks at the value that outside observers place on social media cues (followers, likes, etc.) and measures the perceived likability of the people whose profiles were viewed.

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22-Feb-2018 4:20 PM EST
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Article ID: 689840

Book Looks at How 2016 Election Changed the Rules of Political Communication

Iowa State University

The midterm election may signal more than a change of direction in Washington, said Dianne Bystrom, director of Iowa State’s Carrie Chapman Catt Center for Women and Politics. It also may determine if 2016 was an anomaly or the new norm for future elections.

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20-Feb-2018 12:05 PM EST
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Law and Public Policy

Article ID: 689834

Study: Corporations Can Benefit from Altruism During a Crisis

North Carolina State University

New research finds that altruism – and social media – can help corporations cultivate trust with consumers on mobile devices during and after natural disasters, such as hurricanes.

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20-Feb-2018 11:05 AM EST
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Article ID: 689680

Study Dispels Notion Social Media Displaces Human Contact

University of Kansas

New study shows use of social media does not reduce face-to-face contact with friends, family

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16-Feb-2018 10:05 AM EST
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