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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carmen Kavali
25 years experience Plastic Surgery
Hypochondriasis: Constant worry about minor symptoms may mean you have hypochondriasis. Anxiety is part of this syndrome. See a psychologist or psychiatrist for help ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Nothign to do: Some hypochondriacs are cured only by going through medical school. If your brother recognizes his fears are unrealistic, he may be willing to learn s ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Consider: Cognitive behavioral therapy.
Dr. Andrew Berry
14 years experience Clinical Psychology
CBT: In contrast to other forms of psychotherapy, cognitive therapy is usually more focused on the present, more time-limited, and more problem-solving ori ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Consider: Cognitive behavioral therapy. Take care.
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A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Douglas Bey
57 years experience Psychiatry
Suggestability: The medical student syndrome is common--reading or hearing about a disease & thinking you have it-- most pts with panic disorder have extensive medica ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shariq Refai
13 years experience Psychiatry
Therapy: therapy helps.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Zimmermann
22 years experience Psychiatry
Psychotherapy: Psychotherapy is the usual way to investigate emotional problems.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barbara Lavi
35 years experience Clinical Psychology
Get help: There is not a simple solution to overcoming ocd or hypocondriasis. Find a therapist who specializes in ocd and start working on overcoming the sympto ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ana Adelstein
27 years experience Clinical Psychology
Info @ anxietybc.org: Learning about anxiety problems can be huge help. Living in a state of perpetual doubt takes its toll. Ur primitive brain regions, in an effort 2 prot ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amanda Itzkoff
18 years experience Psychiatry
Supportive?: It sounds like ur already being very supportive. Until medical concerns r ruled out, don't dismiss them. It sounds like ur bf, if he does suffer from ... Read More
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