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Health anxiety: The fear of illness making people quit jobs and move home – BBC News

https://www.bbc.com/news/disability-56591440

While we all sometimes worry about our health, or google symptoms, health anxiety is a recognised condition where obsessive fears about health become excessive. It is defined by compulsively checking for symptoms, researching diseases, obsessing over normal bodily sensations or avoiding anything that could potentially lead to you being exposed to disease.

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