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I'm constantly paranoid that i've got or am going to get an illness, infection or disease. What should I do?

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Dr. Timothy Re
Clinical Psychology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Anxiety

Health anxiety is extremely common with many forms and nuances.
You can think of it as a type of o c d . Many useful therapies can help and you should address if its interfering in you life. It can become debilitating. Talk to your doctor or consider counseling.

In brief: Anxiety

Health anxiety is extremely common with many forms and nuances.
You can think of it as a type of o c d . Many useful therapies can help and you should address if its interfering in you life. It can become debilitating. Talk to your doctor or consider counseling.
Dr. Timothy Re
Dr. Timothy Re
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Agree w Dr. Re

Uncontrolled fear can wreck havoc with your quality of life.
Have you considered cognitive behavioral therapy?

In brief: Agree w Dr. Re

Uncontrolled fear can wreck havoc with your quality of life.
Have you considered cognitive behavioral therapy?
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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