The Risks of Self-Diagnosis and Online Symptom Checking

The Risks of Self-Diagnosis and Online Symptom Checking

Virtual healthcare was being adopted more widely during the COVID-19 pandemic, with many people accessing healthcare providers remotely. However, easy and convenient access to technology means some people may choose to bypass health care and see Dr. Google directly, with online self-diagnosis. Here’s a common scenario: imagine someone sitting at home, when suddenly their head …

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