Caira Conner writes, “I’ve had three different mysterious chronic illnesses. Each time, the struggle to figure out what was wrong drove me further down the online rabbit hole.”

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“Munchausen by internet” is rattling tight-knit online support groups

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Register now for this free online conference. Scheduled for Monday, June 3 to Wednesday, June 5, 2019. Speakers include our Jessica Fanzo.

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Donald Cline must have thought no one would ever know. Then DNA testing came along.

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Big pharma is partnering with influencers to sell new drugs and medical devices

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As of Jan. 1, in the name of transparency, the Trump admin required that all hospitals post their list prices online. But what is popping up on medical center websites is a dog’s breakfast of medical codes, abbreviations and dollar signs — in little discernible order — that may initially serve to confuse more than illuminate

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Using the internet for a diagnosis is not recommended, but there’s great power in sharing stories

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A reporter’s effort to erase her genetic footprint gets snared in a thicket of policies and rules

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