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Most mental health apps share your data

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"Assessment of the Data Sharing and Privacy Practices of Smartphone Apps for Depression and Smoking Cessation."

"In this cross-sectional study of 36 top-ranked apps for depression and smoking cessation available in public app stores, 29 transmitted data to services provided by Facebook or Google, but only 12 accurately disclosed this in a privacy policy."

Paper at te JAMA Network: https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamanetworkopen/fullarticle/2730782?

Reportage at the Daily Mail: https://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-6947477/Mental-health-joins-genre-medical-apps-share-user-data-little-disclosure.html

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Piney

I'm not surprised......<_<

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ExpandMyMind

Well this is depressing.

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