Long COVID Patients Find Aid and Risk in Online Support Groups

Editor’s note: Find the latest long COVID news and guidance in Medscape’s Long COVID Resource Center. Nov. 9, 2022 — Jill Sylte wrote that she would not have made it through long COVID without her Facebook support group, Survivor Corps.  “It has helped me so much, by being able to be in touch with other long … Read more

How to Get Slack’s Paid Features for Free

Slack is worth paying for … if you’re a company. If you’re using Slack for an online community, though, you should probably just stick with the free version. That’s partly because most of Slack’s paid features aren’t really necessary if you’re just using it as a group text platform, but also because the paid options … Read more

Slack and Teams’ Lax App Security Raises Alarms

Collaboration apps like Slack and Microsoft Teams have become the connective tissue of the modern workplace, tying together users with everything from messaging to scheduling to video conference tools. But as Slack and Teams become full-blown, app-enabled operating systems of corporate productivity, one group of researchers has pointed to serious risks in what they expose … Read more