Seeking health information on the internet

“…the study found that the kinds of health material young people access is informed by issues of social positionality or ‘health habitus’ complicating individualistic notions of lifestyle ‘choice’.”

https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/0163443706065027

Lewis, T. Seeking health information on the internet: lifestyle choice or bad attack of cyberchondria? Media, Culture & Society 28, 521–539 (2006).