Social media a support for cancer patients

Social media provides support
4:59 min

The days of dutifully following doctors’ orders are long gone.

Today in modern Sweden, through the use of the internet, cancer sufferers in general now have greater expectations of the care they should be getting, their treatment and the choices available.

And there are plenty of informative, inspirational stories out there on the blogosphere. The 44 year old gossip magazine writer, Lotta Gray, pens an award winning blog, Vimmelmamman, which tells of her battle with colon cancer and has informed and enthrals thousands of cancer sufferers every week.

Dave Russel reports:

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