- Machine generated contents note: pt. I Representations of health and illness in mass media -- 1.Depressing news: obesity panic, reflexive embodiment and teen mental health in the USA / Stephen Kline -- 2.Media coverage of the Ebola Virus Disease: a content analytical study of The Guardian and Daily Trust newspapers / Gregory Obinna Ugbo -- 3.Media representations of anorexia: between medical discourse and show biz / Angelica Helena Marinescu -- 4.From germs to ghosts: the politics of naming an epidemic / Ya-Chi Chen -- pt. II Mediations of doctor--patient communication -- 5.Patients' interpretations of CAM-related information: manoeuvring between patient and consumer positionings / Pille Taba -- 6.`Alone with my illness': stories about chronic disease in Romania / Valentina Marinescu -- pt. III Journalists' discourses about health -- 7.Health journalism practices in Portuguese newsrooms: an assessment of journalists' perceptions / Felisbela Lopes -- 8.What the media and health professions think about the health content of the media / Ahmet Yalcin Kaya -- pt. IV Internet and health -- 9.Health in the digital era: searching health information online / Bianca Mitu -- 10.The web in healthcare: a new psychologist? Trends of searching the web for depression syndrome / Diego Oswaldo Camacho Vega -- 11.Teenagers, risk behaviours and the use of new technologies for health / Alina Duduciuc.
- 9781472471536 (hardback ; alk. paper), 1472471539 (hardback ; alk. paper), 9781472471543 (ebook), 9781472471550 (epub), and 9781315554068
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
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