How Social Media Helps AYA Patients With Cancer Find Support
In the past decade, there has been a significant rise in the use of social media. Apps like Facebook, Instagram, and TikTok, have continued to garner attention over the years, but over the course of pandemic, these platforms became even more important. Many individuals turned to these platforms to stay connected when they could not physically see family and friends. Social media apps proved to be a place of community for many— particularly for AYA patients navigating a cancer diagnosis.