Popular Dating App, Tinder, Adds New Feature: STI Testing Site Locator

After the AIDS Healthcare Foundation placed billboards in LA and NYC warning the public of Tinder’s link to the spread of STIs, Tinder has reached an agreement to place a new “STI testing site finder” into its app in return for the AIDS Healthcare Foundation removing the billboards.  It may be impossible to track the impact on public health that this interesting development produces, but it does make one ponder the potential of social media to help curb and/or track the spread of disease.

Article: http://www.cavalierdaily.com/article/2016/02/tinder-adds-sti-testing-locator

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