UK Alexa users can now get answers to medical questions right from the NHS


Amazon’s Alexa is all set to gain medical smarts in the UK,
thanks to a partnership with the National Health Service (NHS). The
healthcare service said it’s teaming up with Amazon‘s
voice assistant to help answer medical queries with advice from
the service’s official website. From this week, UK users who ask
Alexa health-related questions — “Alexa, what are the symptoms
of flu?” — will be provided with answers vetted by NHS health
professionals. The UK‘s Department of Health (DoH) said the move
will reduce the pressure on NHS professionals in the country,
giving users an easy way to access authoritative medical…


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UK Alexa users can now get answers to medical questions right from the NHS