I think I am ill

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Hi I am in my 30s. every time I have pain I think it is a illness but I wont see a Dr in case it is bad news. So I look on the Internet instead and see the worst illness possible then think I have that. I worry so bad it is enough to kill my self but I don't want to die

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    Deffo anxiety, nothing more!!

    Please do go to the Dr to put your mind at rest. But if you are like all other anxiety sufferers' you wont believe the Dr.

    I know how hard it is, I've been there, and am still getting through it.

    Dont even think about ending your life , that a permanent cure for a temporary problem. My dear,you will get better one day, I promise, but you need to take the first step, and have a chat with your Dr asap.

    Best of luck

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    please go to a doctor you trust.

    I have suffered from these. stop googling it is very dangerous.

    i convinced myself i was ill because of googling and suffered severe pain .

    i even tried to kill myself because i was sure i had a disease. 

    i am much better . you will be fine soon but internet and yourself are your enemies right now. you need help .


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    Chris, ironically you are avoiding a doctor, but Dr. Google is diagnosing you with something much worse than a real doctor would. In fact, a real doctor will likely find you are perfectly fine. Go to a real doctor and let him/her ease your mind. Avoid the Internet!!!
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