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Dr Reeva Lederman on the dangers of online health forums

Health editor Dallas Bastian spoke to Dr Reeva Lederman form the University of Melbourne about her study of nearly 600 postings in a number of online health communities.

In the interview, Lederman discussed the dangers that arise when people use online forums to access health information, what made people trust the information shared and whether there are any benefits to turning to online health communities.

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