Source Pravda.Ru

Google launches health information service

American public corporation Google Inc has launched a health information service available at www.google.com/health/

The password-protected service provides users with online personal health records and relevant information associated with the user's health conditions.

The service also allows users import records from a variety of care providers and pharmacies if they are available in digital form.

The site has links to major U.S. pharmacy chains, doctors, and hospitals. Partners include Walgreen Co, Longs Drugs Stores Corp, CVS Caremark Group, AllScripts, Quest Diagnostics and the Cleveland Clinic.