A 41-year-old male asked:
Due to hypochondria i had 3 ct scans. abdomen/pelvis last year, chest and head this year. will i get cancer from the radiation? so scared.
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Clinical Psychology 42 years experience
Health Anxiety: can be very unsettling but it is also very treatable. Please see a mental health professional after medical conditions are ruled out by your doc. Self-disclosure is a part of any relationship so share your concerns w/your potential partner. Cognitive therapy and clinical hypnosis can be very effective. See www.asch.net for some referrals or leads for clinical hypnosis. Peace and good health.
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Last updated Oct 16, 2016
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