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Cyberchondria: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

You've probably heard of hypochondria, but in this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Richard Seime tells us about cyberchondria. To listen, click the link below. Cyberchondria

Created by Joel Streed

Mayo Clinic News Network — Headlines 6/11/14

http://youtu.be/U-n8nng4B0o Mayo Clinic News Network Headlines include: HealthKit with Apple Cyberchondria - a type of health anxiety What about lice? Journalists: Video is available in the downloads. Click here for script.    

Created by Dana Sparks

Obsessive Searching for Health Information: Cyberchondria

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CY2i5eGF7Q0 Just about everyone searches the Internet now and then for health information. But for some that searching becomes an obsession. They spend hours looking at causes for symptoms and worrying until they’re convinced they have a deadly disease. It’s called cyberchondria. Psychiatrists at Mayo Clinic see people who struggle [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

O15 Cyberchondria PKG (2:30)

O15 Cyberchondria PKG (2:30), Cyberchondria is the term used to describe when people become obsessed with searching for health and medical information on-line. People have a symptom or diagnosis and they spend hours looking for information. Instead of being reassured by the information that they find, they become anxious and [...]

Created by Andy Shilts

O15 Cyberchondria Extra Broll (1:35)

O15 Cyberchondria Extra Broll (1:35)

Created by Andy Shilts

Cyberchondria: Mayo Clinic Radio

Have you ever used the Internet to research a medical symptom you might be experiencing?  On Saturday, April 26, we discussed a condition called cyberchondria. Richard Seime, Ph.D., joined us to talk about the use of the internet for medical information. Of course we know the best internet site for accurate medical information [...]

Created by Joel Streed

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