The internet has given billions of people access to free information and a voice to the suppressed masses. When it comes to our healthcare, it’s also given GP’s around the world a headache, as websites invite people to self diagnose their conditions, leaving some doctors faced with patients already convinced of what ails them, and it can be difficult to persuade them otherwise. There are benefits and risks associated with internet diagnosis, and Tonic’s resident sceptic Rich Brophy weighs in on the debate.

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