How social media helps women share healthy lifestyle

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How social media helps women share healthy lifestyle

All week long we’ve highlighted important topics that impact Iowans and their health.


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WEBVTT KCCI’S ALYX SACKS HAS THE STORY. ALYX: IN A WORLD WHERE TYPING, CLICKING, AND SEARCHING ARE THE FIRST STEPS TO COMMUNICATE, IT’S NO SURPRISE THE INTERNET IS A WAY TO CONNECT SOCIALLY. >> IT SOUNDS TRIVIAL THROUGH THE INTERNET, CONNECTING PEOPLE YOU DON’T KNOW. >> WOMEN ARE BEARING AT ALL TOTAL STRANGERS, LIKE THESE TWO ENTREPRENEURS. >> FOR A LOT OF WOMEN, IT’S NOT SUCH A HOBBY ANYMORE. CLERKS IT JUST TURNS AND — >> IT TURNS INTO SOMETHING I’M PASSIONATE ABOUT. >> SHE USED HER PLATFORM TO SHARE TIPS AND TRICKS ON FASHION. >> I’M GLAD I WAS ABLE TO BE THERE. >> I USED THEIR BLOG FOR RECIPES. >> FOR MY SITE, IT’S ABOUT WHAT I CAN DO. >> IT’S A TRIED — TRIBE OF INFLUENCERS. ACCORDING TO THIS BOARD PRESS, MORE THAN 400 MILLION PEOPLE GET 20 MILLION BLOG PIECES A MONTH. >> HUNDREDS, THOUSANDS OF WOMEN JOINING THE BLOGGING FORCE, AND SHARING. FROM THAT PERSPECTIVE, TO SEE IT GROW HAS BEEN COLD. >> SOMETIMES, IT’S SHARING THIS. OTHER TIMES IT’S BEING VULNERABLE AND SHARING A PERSONAL EXPERIENCE. IF THERE’S ONE THING THESE WOMEN HAVE LEARNED, THEY ARE NOT ALONE. >> HAVING PEOPLE RESPOND TO THAT, I WENT THROUGH THAT TOO, IT’S REASSURING. >> MORE CONNECTI

How social media helps women share healthy lifestyle

All week long we’ve highlighted important topics that impact Iowans and their health.


All week long we’ve highlighted important topics that impact Iowans and their health.

It’s a part of our ongoing series for National Women’s Health Week.

Today, we learn how social media has helped give women a positive platform to share their experiences.



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