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Health & Wellness: Websites: Trusting tips

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https://infoguides.rit.edu/prf.php?account_id=43305

Do you trust all info.?

 

  • Think about the source.
  • If you use the Web, look for an "about us" page.
  • Check to see who runs the site: Is it a branch of the government, a university, a health organization, a hospital or a business?
  • Focus on quality.
  • Does the site have an editorial board?
  • Is the information reviewed before it is posted?
  • Be skeptical. Things that sound too good to be true often are.

Source:   https://medlineplus.gov/evaluatinghealthinformation.html

  •             
    • How to Spot Fake News

Source: source: https://www.ifla.org/publications/node/11174

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