A member asked:

I have anxiety disorder / fear of getting ill, what to do?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler answered

Specializes in Psychiatry

Formal psychiatric evaluation. This is a great place to start (if not already done). Cognitive behavioral therapy can be effective for treatment of anxiety and unrealistic fears of illness. Sometimes psychiatric medications are also indicated.

Answered Feb 9, 2014



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