How to find the best medical information online
January 17, 2013
Source - Los Angeles Times
Last year, 1 in 3 Americans typed their symptoms into search engines and medical websites before seeing their physician, according to a Pew Research Center study released this week. Dr. Wendy Sue Swanson, a pediatrician at Seattle Children's Hospital, tells her patients to check the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website and the American Academy of Pediatrics' website for peer-reviewed medical information.