that can help connect people to assist in the prevention and management of chronic conditions like type 2 diabetes and heart disease.
e-Patients are a new kind of health consumer, using the internet to gather information about a medical condition of particular interest to them.
They seek online guidance for their own health concerns and the concerns of family members and friends. e-Patients are equipped, enabled, empowered, engaged, equal and expert.
The South Asian Diabetes e-Patient Project is generously funded by the Lawson Foundation.