It is easy to find medical information online, but it can be difficult to separate the facts from the misinformation. The spread of false, misleading claims has been especially problematic as we continue to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic. Several health organizations have cautioned the public against believing everything they read online about the virus.
BHA wants you to be able to locate reliable health information on the internet, so we carefully vetted this list of ten consumer-friendly websites. Use them to find science-backed answers to your health questions:
- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): Disease outbreaks, news, and guidelines for disease prevention and injury treatment
- Special Note: Throughout the pandemic, some have criticized the CDC for changing its recommendations, but as our understanding of COVID-19 continues to evolve, it is understandable that the CDC will modify its guidance to reflect the latest research.
Want to read more?
Please login below. If you don't have an account, feel free to sign up and get access to the entire WealthCAP HUB®.