Assessing the will to live: A scoping review

Context
The will to live is an important factor to consider in the context of providing resource-oriented palliative care. Until now, there has been no major review of the existing research on this subject.
Objectives
The primary objective of this study is to summarize the state of research concerning instruments that assess[…]

Factors associated with increased dissemination of positive mental health messaging on social media

Abstract. Background: The dissemination of positive messages about mental health is a key goal of organizations and individuals. Aims: Our aim was to examine factors that predict increased dissemination of such messages. Method: We analyzed 10,998 positive messages authored on Twitter and studied factors associated with messages that are shared (re-tweeted) using logistic regression. Characteristics of the account, message, linguistic style,[…]