Get Instant Health Assistance With Enhanced Bing Health Search Experience

Written By Sam on 13 January 2010

Bing is well received by many people, yet not many have made it their primary search engine leaving behind Google. Though Bing has got some nice features it takes lot of time for people to completely start using it. Microsoft is trying to add interesting features like Visual Search, Bing Cashback Offers to Bing to attract the masses. Yesterday Microsoft has written a blog post about the new enhanced Bing Health search experience. Bing Health Search focuses on further enabling people to get quick and relevant information related to health domain. Bing is providing more content from new partners and augmenting instant answers with hard-to-discover data that helps users get more out of their health search experience.

Get Instant Health Assistance With Enhanced Bing Health Search Experience

For example when you try out a query like “type 2 diabetes” Bing Health Search feature displays lot of information related to it. Along with Type 2 Diabetes summary Bing also provides “Related Conditions”, “Related Medications” and “Medical Centers”. Related Conditions for this example includes Insulin Resistance, Type 1 Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome. The related medications shows details about the medication and also answers basic questions like “What is this medicine?“, “What side effects may I notice?” etc. When you click on one of the medical centers you will be shown “patient rating” information for this hospital as collected for the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) that compares this hospital to the state average.

This feature will definitely help many people to get a basic idea about different health related queries.

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