Actually, "Don't diagnose yourself" is just generally good advice. Even if
the medical information you have is accurate, there might be other possible
causes or factors that need to be considered.

Internet information, Wikipedia or otherwise, might be a good place to get
things to ask your doctor about, but "ask your doctor" should always be the
end of the process.

On Tue, May 27, 2014 at 8:22 AM, Marc A. Pelletier <> wrote:

> On 05/27/2014 10:18 AM, Martijn Hoekstra wrote:
> > From what I remember from it is that
> > what is called Osteopathy in the UK isn't the same thing that's called
> > Osteopathy in the US
> Ah, that explains it.  :-)
> Regardless, "Don't diagnose yourself with Wikipedia" seems to be
> infinitely good advice, regardless of any hyperbole about article accuracy!
> -- Marc
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