Cyberchondria is a colloquial term for hypochondria in individuals who have
researched medical conditions on the Internet. The media ...
Hypochondriasis, or hypochondria, is an overwhelming fear that you have a ... No
one knows what causes hypochondriasis, but there are several theories, ...
If you suffer from hypochondria you may know that your fears are unrealistic, but
this realization ... Hypochondria can cause one or more of the following effects:.
An example is a person who is sure that her headaches are caused by a brain
tumor. This condition used to be called hypochondria. Now it is called somatic ...
Jan 1, 2010 ... The causes of hypochondriasis seem no more concrete than the symptoms.
Some argue that, given the larger axis of anxiety and depression, ...
Hypochondria (health anxiety) is excessive worrying about your health, to the
point where it causes great distress and affects your everyday life. Some people ...
Hypochondria causes people to become preoccupied with the belief that they are
suffering from one or more physical diseases. This belief causes great ...
Jul 2, 2015 ... Illness anxiety disorder — Learn about symptoms, causes and treatment for this
disorder, sometimes called hypochondria, which is linked with ...
It is not clear how many people suffer from hypochondria, but in 2013, the
American Psychiatric ...
In order to qualify for a diagnosis of hypochondriasis, preoccupation with fear of
disease must cause a great deal of distress or interfere with a person's ability to ...