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Being A Web Savvy Patient


Being A Web Savvy Patient The Internet offers a wealth of information for people seeking information about medical conditions that they or their loved ones may have. But finding accurate information and correctly interpreting it can be a minefield. Andrew Schorr found that to be true when he was diagnosed with cancer so he put his journalist skills to work for a book called The Web Savvy Patient. He joins us to talk about how to reliably use the web for health issues. Guest Andrew Schorr - Author of The Web-Savvy Patient and founder and host of Patient Power, an online news source for patients coping with cancer and chronic disease. He was also an employee at WBTV for many years. He now lives in Seattle. Add and read comments