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Every Time "House" Features A Rare Disease, The Internet's Hypochondriac Searches Spike

As the Fox drama airs its last episode, niche health sites may feel a chill. When Dr. House diagnosed a rare gene disorder, searches for symptoms caused a traffic jump on inheritedhealth.com. Here, one day's effect on visitors:

A version of this article appeared in the May 2012 issue of Fast Company magazine.

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