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Fear of a terminal illness

A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
Family Medicine 24 years experience
Need more or change?: Sorry to hear of your trouble. All testings negative = reassuring. Ocd is a form of excessive anxiety and seemingly you have some form of that, and so... Read More
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Dr. Judith Tellerman
Clinical Psychology 43 years experience
PHOBIA: Phobias are very treatable with psychotherapy by a Clinical Psychologist who has expertise in multiple forms of treatment. if you don't have a physica... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matt Wachsman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Cognitive behavioral: therapy is often helpful with intrusive thoughts. http://www.abctcentral.org/xFAT/ http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/Cognitive-behavioural-therapy/Pages/In... Read More
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Dr. Bernard Seif
Clinical Psychology 41 years experience
Health pobia does no: go away quickly but it can be effectively treated. You need to see a mental health professional. Non-drug treatments include cognitive therapy. A b... Read More
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Dr. Dean Giannone
Internal Medicine 26 years experience
Counseling.: A good therapist will have several strategies in his/her repertoire of which to appraise you in your quest to overcome this fear.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andres R Villar
Pediatrics 41 years experience
Not necessarily: But it is important to seek help.A behavioral therapist could be very helpful in helping your child overcome these issues.Uncorrected yes, they could... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Atique Mirza
Internal Medicine - Cardiology 32 years experience
Get a check up : If you are afraid that you have cardiac illness please get the basic testing like ekg, echo and stress test done or at see your doctor.
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
Clinical Psychology 41 years experience
Health anxiety: means your fears express themselves w/bodily concerns. Cancer is one common one, HIV/AIDS is another. Please see a mental health professional who sp... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
You need to see a health care provider who specializes in compulsive disorders.
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Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 58 years experience
Details?: There are many potential causes but you more likely are at the early stage of a cold. If the problem persists for more than a few days or worsens , b... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Life coach: Life occasionally gives us challenges we do not have the skill set to overcome. You find a coach to teach you special skills for sports or crafts. You... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Have you had a : Formal psychiatric evaluation. This is a great place to start (if not already done). Cognitive behavioral therapy can be effective for treatment of an... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pouya Shafipour
Family Medicine 24 years experience
Yes: Yes fear could be one of the underlying symptoms of anxiety. I suggest meditating for 10-15 mins (daily deep breathing and relaxation as well as clear... Read More
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