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If you turn to Google before turning to a doctor when you're feeling icky, you're not alone.
Health Jan 25, 2013 | 5 / 5 (2) | 0
GPs are not always using the most comprehensive and reliable online resources to support them in treating patients with the debilitating hearing condition tinnitus, researchers have found.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Sep 12, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(Medical Xpress)—There is a lack of consistency in the amount of information available to patients to help them make informed choices about their healthcare, say researchers at Northumbria University.
Other Aug 24, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Asthma is the most common chronic illness in adolescents and children, affecting an estimated seven million children up to the age of 17 in the United States. The burden of asthma on children is substantial: kids with asthma ...
Immunology Jun 13, 2012 | not rated yet | 1
(Medical Xpress) -- Researchers from University of Bath's Centre for Pain Research have warned of the potential dangers to adolescents who use internet forums as a means of information and advice to treat ...
Health Jan 18, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
While parents commonly use the Internet to learn about pediatric health problems, little is known about how often they seek out this information, and how they use it prior to seeking medical care.
Health Oct 14, 2011 | not rated yet | 0