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[MOL] Who can you trust?



Behind the Screens: Who are the companies behind the Web sites
    competing to provide you with health information? Can you trust
    them with your life?
    [05/16/2000; Washington Post]

Welcome to the murky world of Internet health and medicine for
consumers, 
where it's hard to tell who is providing information, how good it is
and what the provider's ulterior motives might be. Although the
sites offer what could be some of the most important information
for which people turn to the World Wide Web, the operators of
these sites are not necessarily committed foremost to meeting
that public need.

The full article can be found at:

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-srv/WPlate/2000-05/16/086l-051600-idx.html
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