“Myth-Busting” Can Impair, Rather Than Correct, Consumers Health Knowledge, Study Suggests

Generally speaking, the Internet isn’t a great place to go for health advice. Search your symptoms and you’ll no doubt find an article — probably apocryphal —about the woman who foolishly brushed off her case of the sniffles and was dead within 48 hours.

Read more: https://www.psychologicalscience.org/publications/observer/obsonline/myth-busting-can-impair-rather-than-correct-consumers-health-knowledge-study-suggests.html

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