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http://www.linuxmednews.com

What happens when a fan of Free Software and wikies wish to motivate his girlfriend with her medical studies? You might think of a lot of things but probably not creating a multilanguage wiki about medicine and human health for her. But that is exactly that what this guy did, and he says he couldn't have picked a better gift.

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Created by Jimbob 7 years 8 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 8 weeks ago
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petercruickshank

7 years 8 weeks 5 days 4 hours ago

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Yes! The opinions of the masses

Yes! The opinions of the masses about what medicines I should be mixing, in an easy-to-edit rapidly-changing Wiki format: exactly what we need.

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mattflaschen

7 years 8 weeks 4 days 17 hours ago

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Yeah, this could be problematic,

Yeah, this could be problematic, and in fact perhaps illegal. Providing medical advice if you're not a doctor is prohibited in many jurisdictions. That's why Wikipedia has a medical disclaimer (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Medical_disclaimer)