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It may not be the diagnosis you have in mind, but you could be suffering from hypochondria.
Most people are probably familiar with blood-pressure gauges. They have an inflatable cuff, air tube, measuring unit and sometimes a small built-in computer. But that was yesterday.
Although more and more people are turning to the Internet for medical advice, “Dr Google” is no substitute for an actual visit to a doctor, health experts say.
Health anxiety, also known as hypochondria, cost the British healthcare system around £56mil (RM310.45mil) a year, researchers said, blaming the Internet for a rise in "cyberchondria".
Hypochondriasis is a mental disorder characterised by excessive fear or preoccupation with a serious illness.