Cyberchondria: Do Online Health Searches Prompt Symptoms (and Worse)? | Mary Aiken

I’m sure everybody knows somebody who searches health related information online. Well there’s actually a name for it and it’s called cyberchondria. Cyberchondria is defined as anxiety induced by escalation during online search to review morbid or serious content. So what does this mean? Well it means that you have a headache and you end…