Google Shuts Down Google Health

So what happens to all the data? It’s on record until 2013.

It’s a shame Google Health did not survive. While in theory it makes sense to have all your medical information available in one place, and accessible at any time from any doctor. But the idea failed for the same reasons it was useful. People just don’t trust the system. And with the amount of databases being hacked these days, it is hard to convince people your data is safe.

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