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Hypochondriacs have no real illness, but is overly obsessed over normal bodily functions. They read into the sensations of these normal bodily functions the presence of a feared disease
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Hypochondria (aka Hypochondriasis) - Fear of disease is one of the few neuroses to have remained with us throughout history, unaffected by civilisation and urbanisation. A BBC Article. Not Rated
Hypochondriasis, - Or hypochondria, is an overwhelming fear that you have a serious disease, even though health care providers can find no evidence of illness. People with hypochondriasis tend to misinterpret normal body sensations as being signs of serious illness. 3/5
Hypochondriasis - Hypochondriasis and the other somatoform disorders are among the most difficult and most complex psychiatric disorders to treat in the general medical setting. On the basis of many new developments in this field, diagnostic criteria have been revised. An Article by Glen L Xiong, MD. Not Rated
 
Hypochondriasis - Questionnaire - Features a questionnaire diagnosing hypochondria. Includes an analysis section. 3/5
 
  
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Hypochondriacs have no real illness, but is overly obsessed over normal bodily functions. They read into the sensations of these normal bodily functions the presence of a feared disease
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Recommended Books    
Help for Hypochondriasis: A Guide to Understanding, Treatment, and Resources
Hypochondriasis: Modern Perspectives on an Ancient Malady
Clinical and Research Perspectives on Hypochondriasis and Related Conditions

Help for Hypochondriasis: A Guide to Understanding, Treatment, and Resources

Hypochondriasis: Modern Perspectives on an Ancient Malady

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