Do you choose to consult the Internet over doctor? If so, you’re not alone. According to a survey by Pearl.com, out of 1,000 people surveyed, 63% said they are more likely to ask about sensitive topics like sex and STDs online rather than in person at the doctor’s office.
And 65% said they have avoided going to a doctor in favour of seeking medical information online. People mostly turn to the interwebs due to concerns over health insurance coverage (24%) or embarrassment (21%).
Source: Daily Mail