A third vijftigplussers see the internet in case of physical complaints
A third of the vijftigplussers consult the internet in case of physical complaints. Less than half of this group comes with physical symptoms to the doctor.
Find on the internet 27 percent sufficient information about their complaint.
This is evident from examination of Startpagina.nl. The research did 1.003 members of the National 50-pluspanel.
A quarter of men and women over fifty years discuss physical complaints with the family or with their partner. Twenty percent hold off until the discomfort itself is passed.
More than twenty percent of the respondents expect a parent to be over ninety years. The largest group, slightly less than 38 percent, think an age between eighty and 89 years.