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Decline seen in consumers seeking health info
Modern Healthcare

The share of individuals turning to the Internet for health information grew less than 2 percentage points from 2007 to 2010, though residential access to high-speed Internet grew 19 percentage points during that time, according to the Center for Studying Health System Change. Researchers from the Washington-based HSC, a nonpartisan policy research group, looked at telephone surveys of about 17,000 people in 2010, 18,000 in 2007 and 60,000 in 2001.