Study Investigates ‘Friendsourcing’ as a Way to Provide Support to Alzheimer’s Caregivers

Study Investigates ‘Friendsourcing’ as a Way to Provide Support to Alzheimer’s Caregivers
A new Facebook app can provide emotional support to unpaid caregivers of Alzheimer’s disease patients, according to a study. Researchers at Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis developed the app as part of an investigation that looked at “friendsourcing” as a type of peer support group intervention. In particular, they wanted to see if friendsourcing could be beneficial in

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