Google has launched its personal health portal, Google Health. It's a clear and straightforward hub where users can store their medical information, and look up information on conditions and medications relevant to them. See the video for the pitch from product manager Roni Zeiger, a physician who left his practice to run this project (although he still keeps his hand in, as it were, by doing urgent care medicine on weekends).
Google Health is an important initiative, if only because it shows users how completely broken medical record-keeping is right now. But this product comes with a warning label. … Read more