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Press Release Sep. 9, 2008 | Share

Online Health Information Category Grows At Rate Four Times Faster Than Total Internet

RESTON, VA, September 9, 2008 – comScore, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOR) today released results of a study showing that the health information site category has grown 21 percent during the past year – more than four times the growth rate of the total U.S. Internet population. Read more

Press Release Apr. 10, 2008 | Share

Pregnancy and Cancer Top the List of the Most Commonly Searched Health Conditions

RESTON, VA, April 10, 2008 – comScore, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOR) today released a listing of the 20 most commonly searched health conditions as well as the 15 most commonly searched prescription brands in February 2008. The results, from comScore’s custom search capability, revealed that the terms “pregnancy” and “cancer” were the two most frequently... Read more

Press Release May. 21, 2007 | Share

Online Health Information Category Grows 12 Percent in Q1 2007

RESTON, VA, May 21, 2007 – comScore today released the results of a study on consumer usage of online health information resources. During the first quarter of 2007, the health information category reached an average of 55.3 million monthly U.S. visitors (31 percent of the total U.S. Internet audience), an increase of 12 percent versus the same... Read more

Press Release Feb. 27, 2007 | Share

Britons’ Significant Interest in Travel Reflected in January U.K. Web Activity, According to comScore Networks

London, U.K., February 27, 2007 – comScore Networks, a leader in measuring the digital age, today revealed the top U.K. Internet properties for January, based on data collected through its comScore World Metrix audience ratings service. Notably, the Travel category saw significant increases in January versus December, with half of the top 20 gaining... Read more

Press Release Dec. 6, 2006 | Share

Thirty-Three Million Consumers Researched Prescription Medication Using the Internet

RESTON, Va., December 6, 2006 – comScore Pharmaceutical Solutions today released an analysis of consumers’ use of the Internet as a resource for researching prescription medication information. According to the study, 33 million Internet users visited a prescription medication site in Q3 2006, an increase of 13 percent over Q3 2005. Read more

Press Release Oct. 16, 2006 | Share

Cancer Sufferers and Caregivers Take Their Fight Against Cancer Online

RESTON, VA, October 16, 2006 – comScore Pharmaceutical Solutions today released the results of an analysis of the behavior and intentions of people who seek cancer-related information online. According to the study, people who research cancer online turn to the Internet predominantly for information on treatment options, which they subsequently validate... Read more

Press Release Sep. 14, 2006 | Share

Sixty Percent of Consumers Researching Weight Loss Use the Internet, Seeking Information on Weight Loss Programs, Diets and Medications

RESTON, VA, September 14, 2006 – comScore Pharmaceutical Solutions today released an analysis of consumers’ use of the Internet as a resource for researching weight loss information. According to the study, 60 percent of weight loss researchers now utilize the Internet to find condition-specific information, including options for healthy eating/... Read more

Press Release Feb. 13, 2006 | Share

Americans’ Resolutions Reflected Online With Taxes, Careers, Travel and Health Top of Mind

RESTON, VA, Feb. 13, 2006 – comScore Media Metrix today released its monthly analysis of consumer activity at top online properties and categories. The desire to kick off the New Year on the right foot drove traffic to sites in the Taxes, Career, Travel and Health categories. Read more

Press Release Jan. 30, 2006 | Share

comScore Networks Announces Partnership with Catalina Health Resource

RESTON, VA, January 30, 2006 – comScore Networks today announced that it has partnered with Catalina Health Resource to offer clients its Behavior Activated Research® (BAR Rx) solution for pharmaceutical drug products. Catalina Health Resource is a division of Catalina Marketing Corporation (NYSE: POS), the global leader in behavior-based marketing... Read more

Press Release Apr. 4, 2005 | Share

Defying Governmental Opinions and Safety Concerns, Millions of Americans Turn to Non-Traditional Online Pharmacies

RESTON, Va., April 4, 2005 – comScore Networks today released key findings from a study focused on the opinions, attitudes and observed behaviors of visitors to online pharmacies. Among other findings, the study revealed that despite safety concerns, a significant percentage of visitors to online pharmacies believe the sites provide an affordable... Read more