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Trust Your Doctor, Not Wikipedia, Say Scientists

Wikipedia, the online encyclopaedia, contains errors in nine out of 10 of its health entries, and should be treated with caution, a study has said. Scientists in the US compared entries about conditions such as heart disease, lung cancer, depression and diabetes with peer-reviewed medical research. They said most articles in Wikipedia contained “many errors”. Wikimedia UK, its British arm, said it was “crucial” that people with health concerns spoke…