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Stiftung Warentest: How good is network health?

Stiftung Warentest takes a closer look at health portals.
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  1. "Doctor Pages" on the Internet
  2. 1. Understandable texts
  3. 2. Good to use
  4. 3. Complete information
  5. 4. Good drug search
  6. 5. Much expert power

"Doctor Pages" on the Internet

1. Understandable texts

The best information and tips are of no use if you do not understand them. Technical terms must be explained, the sentences short and the wording precise. According to Stiftung Warentest, this is the best way to do!

Here, there is also a clear menu - example: All diseases from A to Z are on the home page by alphabet call.

Overall rating Stiftung Warentest: 2.5.

2. Good to use

The family doctor on the Internet: The portal offers a practical search for the cause of symptoms. On the start page you get with one click a table on all topics in the portal - just to continue clicking.

In addition, there are daily many messages on health, many self-tests and a radius pharmacy search.

Overall rating of Stiftung Warentest: 2.5.

3. Complete information

Complete, correct and neutral information, so this health portal shines according to Stiftung Warentest . The start page clearly shows the large number of subject areas.

Another plus: many understandable videos, pre-sorted by popularity of users. A large extra area informs in all facets about the topic of age and care. Overall rating Stiftung Warentest : 2.5.

4. Good drug search

The contents are up-to-date and independent. The editorship consists of selected doctors and medical journalists. The offer is comprehensive.

Extra: Those who need quick information about a certain over-the-counter or even prescription medication are in good hands here. One can search the medicines for complaint, illness, product names or also for active substance.

Overall rating Stiftung Warentest: 2.7.

5. Much expert power

20 renowned medical experts, some university professors, are working together with the Austrian portal . Especially practical: On the start page, you can access comprehensibly prepared questions and answers from all medical areas, which are clearly arranged: The expert answers to specific and typical health problems can be found quickly.

Overall rating Stiftung Warentest : 2.8.

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