According to a new survey released by comScore today, sixty percent of women turn to the Internet and Web sites for health information.

Eighty-two percent of respondents reported turning to medical professionals for health information, while 51% said they consult their friends, family or significant others.

The survey also found that 85% of women who use the Internet have researched women’s health issues online, while nearly two out of three women who use the Internet have researched birth control options online.

Results are based on a survey of 921 women ages 18 to 44.

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