The talkhealth approach
talkhealth is one of the UK’s leading online social health communities, providing FREE interactive support and information on a wide range of health conditions. It is a platform for people to ‘have their say’ on current health issues and a place to find in-depth and trusted information on varying chronic ailments and health concerns. talkhealth allows people the opportunity to take control in decisions concerning their health and wellbeing in a positive way.
talkhealth’s primary aim is to make health support easily accessible to everyone, offering interactively between health professionals, charities and fellow patients and their carers. Each health condition supported by talkhealth covers the latest advances and ideas in research and treatments. Community activity includes the talkhealth bloggers network, Twitter, online patient forums, and the sharing of members stories. In addition under the ‘freebie’ section new health products are posted daily offering the chance for everyone to win, plus updates on all the latest talkhealth surveys and trials run of behalf of clients.
Collaborations and partnerships are key to the talkhealth community and are very important to us. Partnering also with leading charities, talkhealth is very proud to host a monthly ‘Online Clinic’ service. Each month the clinic is open for five days as an interactive question and answer session supported by a panel of leading experts in the clinics topic. To date talkhealth has collaborated with over 130 medical professionals and 60+ charities.
...let’s talk health!