7 ways women interact with GPs

Women trust their GP as a reliable source of health information, a survey of 10,000 women has found.

Other results show 97% of women rate their GP or other health care professionals’ information as a trustworthy or reliable source of health information compared with 50% for Google, 20% for TV shows and just 8% for social media.

Menopause was named as the top health condition women of all ages are concerned about, followed by cardiovascular disease, breast cancer, bowel health and painful sex.

When the results were adjusted for women under 50, the top