• According to a new report released by the Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project, 31% of all cell phone users have used their phone to look for health information, a figure that has nearly doubled in the past two years. On average, smartphone users were more likely to use their mobile device to obtain health information, with 52% of owners reporting that they had gathered health information on their phones, compared with 6% of non-smartphone owners. The survey also found that 9% of cell phone owners say they receive text updates and alerts about health or medical issues. Get the full report here.