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Old 12-01-2012, 02:35 AM   #1
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Am I a hypochondriac?

I think I've convinced myself I have HIV. I've only ever slept with one person but we didn't use protection and I'm not sure how many people he's been with. I look up the symptoms of HIV online daily. The only symptom I've had was one swollen lymph node in my neck about a year ago. I had an ultra sound on my neck yesterday but the doctor said there's nothing there and it's normal. HIV is al I think about 24/7. I'm scared to take a test but i need to know. Can you ask your GP for a test? Do you have to wait ages for the results? I couldn't wait weeks I'd go crazy.

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Old 12-19-2012, 09:20 AM   #2
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Re: Am I a hypochondriac?

Take a deep breath, your just fine. Just go get a blood test and STOP looking up HIV online.
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Old 03-08-2014, 12:32 AM   #3
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Re: Am I a hypochondriac?

Yes. I am also a hypochondria and am scared of getting Guillian barre syndrome and meningitis. I got the meningitis vaccine but I'm still concerned. I'm currently doing therapy to get rid of this anxiety.

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