Can You Ask Medical Questions Online?

Can You Ask Medical Questions Online?

Zocdoc, WebMD Answers, Doctorspring.com and Drugs.com allow individuals to ask medical questions. These Internet sites allow visitors to ask questions and get answers from health professionals.

These websites offer search tools for visitors to search for answers that match their questions before posting a question. WebMD Answers, ZocDoc and Drugs.com provide answers to users' questions for free. Doctorspring.com lets users create an account for a personalized experience, and users pay to get answers to their questions. The answers these sites provide are for general informational purposes only. Patients seeking help for a condition should get professional assistance from a doctor or other health professional.