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Paging Dr. Google

Ross Reynolds
05/18/2012 at 12:20 p.m.

Around 6 in 10 American adults now use the Internet to get medical information. Is that a good idea? We'll get some guidance on how and how not use the Web to self–diagnose.

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Dr. Arthur Barsky is a professor of psychiatry at Harvard Medical School and a researcher at the Brigham and Women's Hospital. Dr. Barsky specializes in hypochondria and somatic disorders.

Dr. Adam Husney is a medical director for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization that writes medical content for websites like WebMD, Yahoo and Kaiser Permanente. Dr. Husney also practices family medicine in Boise, Idaho.

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