When you are feeling ill, do you turn to the web to research your symptoms? This is a growing pastime for millions of people around the world. It is also the bane of doctors who find themselves faced with patients that have already diagnosed their conditions, decided on a treatment, and demand a particular medication or procedure.
But the truth is that we have very good reasons to research our symptoms in advance. The process for getting diagnosed by a professional has become incredibly difficult, time consuming, and expensive.