Reality Check: Are Your Consumers Using Internet to Get Info?

Not sure if I buy this, but Pew study suggests not as many patients getting health info online as we might think. Brian Horowitz in eWeek:

People in the United States with chronic conditions or rare diseases are turning to family, friends and other patients online for support, but when seeking advice from health professionals they’re staying mostly offline, according to a report by the Pew Internet & American Life Project nonprofit research firm.”

http://www.eweek.com/c/a/Health-Care-IT/Americans-Seek-Support-from-Peers-Online-Consult-Doctors-Offline-Pew-628518/

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