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Admit it! You’ve used the Internet to self-diagnose a medical problem, and you probably used WebMD. For some of you it was to convince yourself that you’re not going to die tomorrow, and for some of you it was probably the opposite. It’s great having access to so much information, but it’s kind of dangerous [...]
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Personalizing health online: where can you go for medical information that matches you?

Technology : GigaOM (last year)

By gathering personal health data, companies like HealthTap and WebMD are looking to customize health information online. Read Post

HealthTap launches $99 per month Prime option, including live HD video calls with doctors

Technology : The Next Web Blog (yesterday)

HealthTap, the online medical information repository and Q&A service, has launched a new paid-for premium option today called HealthTap Prime, which can put you in touch with a doctor for a consultation in a matter of clicks. For $9... Read Post

HealthTap Buys Avvo’s Health Business, Looks To Become The Go-To Resource For Medical Advice, Info

Technology : TechCrunch (2 years ago)

Instead of anxiously searching Google or WebMD, people would rather turn to a real human being for answers to their pressing health questions -- preferably one who's been to school for 10 years. The problem is, of course, that visit... Read Post

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