Hypochondriasis, also known as hypochondria, health anxiety or illness anxiety
disorder, refers to worry about having a serious illness. This debilitating ...
Illness anxiety disorder (IAD) is a recent term for what used to be diagnosed as
hypochondriasis, or hypochondria. People diagnosed with IAD strongly believe ...
Introduction. Hypochondriasis, or hypochondria, is an overwhelming fear that you
have a serious disease, even though health care providers can find no ...
Aug 3, 2016 ... Hypochondriasis and the other somatoform disorders are among the most difficult
and most complex psychiatric disorders to treat in the general ...
In the updated edition, hypochondriasis and several related conditions have
been replaced by two new, empirically derived concepts: somatic symptom
Jul 2, 2015 ... Instead, people previously diagnosed with hypochondriasis may be classified as
having one of these disorders: Illness anxiety disorder ...
Hypochondriasis is a disorder that has been well-known for centuries but not well
studied. In fact, although both clinicians and laypersons immediately have an ...
Hypochondriasis: The belief and fear of serious illness which lasts for six months,
beyond and despite medical reassurance. Hypochondriacs were once viewed ...
Learn about somatic symptom disorder, formerly known as hypochondria, from
the experts at WebMD.
Feb 13, 2009 ... Hypochondriasis is a somatoform disorder characterized by the preoccupation
with the idea that one has a serious disease or the fear of having ...