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Mayo gives a round up of it's most searched medical questions online.

Posted: Dec. 29, 2017 7:37 PM

ROCHESTER, Minn. - When there's no time for a doctor, people head to the internet. 

Mayo gives a round up of the most searched questions and terms on their website in 2017. They report nearly 18 million health-related searches this past year. 

Top five searched terms:

  1. Diabetes
  2. Lupus
  3. Fibromyalgia
  4. Pneumonia
  5. Hypertension 
Top five searched questions:
  1. How to lower blood pressure?
  2. How to lower cholesterol?
  3. What is normal blood pressure?
  4. Is shingles contagious?
  5. How much water should you drink?

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