• Health risks associated with unnecessary medical procedures
  • Work or school problems
  • Relationship difficulties
  • Depression
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Substance abuse
  • Excessive anger and frustration
  • Strained relationships with your health providers
  • Financial problems related to medical costs

Unfortunately, some people with hypochondria may indeed have a physical condition, and it may be overlooked by health care professionals. They may have grown so frustrated with your frequent appointments that they dismiss you without realizing that something truly is wrong this time.