Friday October 03, 2014

Facebook Pursues Entry Into Healthcare Industry

Ugh, the thought of Facebook getting into the healthcare industry makes me ill. Oh great, now I need a support group for my illness. Well played Facebook, well played.

The company is exploring creating online "support communities" that would connect Facebook users suffering from various ailments. A small team is also considering new "preventative care" applications that would help people improve their lifestyles.