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94: A Search engine to find trustworthy medical information

Search_engine_to_find_trustworthy_medical_information_monitorProblem:

1. According to a Pew Research Center study 1 in 3 Americans typed their symptoms
2. into search engines and medical websites before seeing their physician.
3. A lot of times, we want to search for medical information
4. for a problem
5. and we get a lot of results from various websites
6. You are not sure if these websites are trustworthy or not.
7. You wish that the results come from trustworthy websites.

Solution:

1. You figure out the best medical websites like
2. webmd.com. mayoclinic, cdc.gov etc
3. Then you build a custom search engine using Google custom search engine
4. When someone searches for a medical condition,
5. the results will come only from the Trustworthy websites.

How to make Money:

1. Google provides a commission from the ads on the search results page.
2. Track what people are searching for mostly and show recommended books from amazon.

Some Tips for starting:

1. The Medical Library Association has a list of the best medical websites
2. Google custom search engine documentation is here.