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Do you trust health information you find online?

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Poll Results: 3,664 votes
83%
It's a good starting point.
 
9%
No, I don't trust it.
 
5%
Other
 
3%
Yes, I diagnose everything online.
 


Read more: 8 out of 10 Web Users Have Looked for Health Info Online




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Andrea A.
Friday April 8, 2016, 10:34 AM


It depends on the source

Andrea A.
Monday January 11, 2016, 5:55 AM


It depends on the source

Janis K.
Sunday January 3, 2016, 8:53 AM


Thanks for sharing.

Andrea A.
Wednesday October 21, 2015, 7:14 AM


It depends on the source

John B.
Wednesday October 14, 2015, 5:52 PM


It's a good starting point.

Jo S.
Monday October 5, 2015, 3:12 PM


Just a starting point, you have to be really careful!.

Heidi Aubrey
Saturday September 19, 2015, 7:19 PM


It depends on the website. I do believe the published research papers on ncbi.gov.

M.N. J.
Friday September 4, 2015, 12:47 AM


I try to cross-reference "new" and "startling" information before throwing myself at a fad.

Natasha Salgado
Tuesday September 1, 2015, 9:01 AM


Not much anymore--it's very unreliable.

Sue H.
Thursday July 30, 2015, 8:23 PM


It's a good start.



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