I Am a Complete, Total and Utter Hypochondriac

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 43 People

    There Is Life After Panic Attacks And Agoraphibia

    Hi, this goes out to all those that are suffering from panic, fear and agoraphobia, I know some days can feel pretty low but hang in there, there is life after panic attacks. I suffered through occasional panic attacks that later spiraled into a crippling 4 year battle with...
    Lifeafterpanic566 Lifeafterpanic566
    31-35, M
    May 6, 2013

    I Need Someone Who Has Hypochondria To Talk Too To Understand Me! Please

    So I have had hypochondria for a while it really started in 8th grade when I got strep. I have no lingual frenulum meaning I can touch behind my nose and like my adenoids and stuff, I'm constantly finding something wrong in my mouth or behind my nose, I always get panicky too or...
    lhsdancer10 lhsdancer10
    16-17, F
    1 Response Feb 16, 2012

    Majorhypo

    This website is like my Mantra. I suffer from severe hypochondria and I desperately want help. It is a battle everyday within myself. I have spent excessive dollars on medical test and gone into major debt. I'm 24 and feel I will have to live the rest of my life this way. When I...
    Snique88 Snique88
    22-25
    Aug 23, 2012

    Okay, this is my first story

    so let me tell a little about myself. I am a 39 year old male, married with 5 (yes 5) kids. I am the owner of three successful businesses, the producer at my church, and I am a Hypochondriac!You would think that I have enough going on that I wouldn't have time to worry about my...
    slatham4696 slatham4696
    41-45, M
    Jan 1, 2014

    I constantly worry about my health.

    I once spent about a year thinking that I had cancer and that Iwas going to die. If I get any pains, I always go crazy and think that I have something severley wrong with me. I thought that I had a punctured lung once and didn't move for about an hour. I have thought that I...
    tesseract49 tesseract49
    22-25, T
    1 Response Dec 3, 2013

    Alleviating That Excess Nervous Energy

    One of the hardest things to deal with when trying to overcome panic and anxiety is knowing what to do with all that excess energy. I know when I used to get my panic attacks it sometimes felt like I just wanted to jump right out of my skin! My heart would race at a thousand...
    Lifeafterpanic566 Lifeafterpanic566
    31-35, M
    May 7, 2013

    Having panic attacks?

    Here's some advice from Tyler Durden
    Lifeafterpanic566 Lifeafterpanic566
    31-35, M
    Mar 7, 2014

    A Question I Received About Overcoming Panic Attacks.

    Question: Can u give me an advice?i love how u explained that to overcome anxiety,u shud rely on urself and not on others bcoz dependency will only make me feel hopeless and weak.I really wanna try to live again.I miss the old me so much and i want to feel the freedom again of...
    Lifeafterpanic566 Lifeafterpanic566
    31-35, M
    May 7, 2013

    I can't really when my whole health anxiety

    started but I've just been worrying about my health & things like that to the point where I don't want to go out. I always okay during the school year when I'm busy but why I have off time & it's summer I start worrying. I just need somebody to talk to who relate to this & what...
    coffeeforangel coffeeforangel
    18-21, F
    Sep 6, 2015

    I have suffered with this

    for the past 15 years. I am a nurse so that in of itself compounds the problem because I know people are struck down every day with real illnesses. I also know enough about a lot of diseases to be dangerous. I have had an anxiety disorder for as long as I can remember. I...
    nuttygirl2 nuttygirl2
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Mar 11, 2014

    Damn you fox! Second attempt:  Having

    panic attacks? Here's some advice from Tyler Durden. 
    Lifeafterpanic566 Lifeafterpanic566
    31-35, M
    Mar 7, 2014

    Help Me! I Obsess Over Everything!

    Question: I have been living with panic attacks and anxiety for about 16 years. It started after I stopped using drugs. I constantly thought I was going to or was in the act of having a heart attack. Then, it started me checking windows and doors repeatedly every night, and the...
    Lifeafterpanic566 Lifeafterpanic566
    31-35, M
    Sep 9, 2013

    Does fear cause real diarrhea

    or does it cause the feeling only ? http://livelifetothefullest.live-panic-free.com/2014/03/03/does-fear-cause-real-diarrhea-or-does-it-cause-the-feeling-only-.aspx Hey guys, sorry if this seems spammy, not my intention at all. I used to just paste my experiences in several...
    Lifeafterpanic566 Lifeafterpanic566
    31-35, M
    Mar 4, 2014

    Does fear cause real diarrhea

    or does it cause the feeling only ? http://livelifetothefullest.live-panic-free.com/2014/03/03/does-fear-cause-real-diarrhea-or-does-it-cause-the-feeling-only-.aspx Hey guys, sorry if this seems spammy, not my intention at all. I used to just paste my experiences in several...
    Lifeafterpanic566 Lifeafterpanic566
    31-35, M
    Mar 4, 2014

    How I Overcame Panic, Fear, Hypochondria And Agoraphobia!

    I struggled with panic, fear, hypochondria and eventually even agoraphobia for years. It seemed like my mind just got stuck in this loop in which I just kept worrying. As soon as my panic kicked in, my heart started racing and I was absolutely convinced that I was on the verge...
    Lifeafterpanic566 Lifeafterpanic566
    31-35, M
    Nov 25, 2013

    I have lost my mind. Friday night,

    I convinced myself I was going to get TSS because a small piece of toilet paper got stuck in my rectum. I know that's ridiculous, but I'm so convinced I'm dying. I'm not even positive anything happened.. Basically I noticed a rip in the toilet paper, and it looked like a piece...
    kaylee48sc kaylee48sc
    18-21, F
    Feb 23, 2015

    What is a Panic AttackA very important question

    if you're struggling with this condition. You should really understanding exactly what's going on behind the scenes.So what is a PA?A sudden feeling of acute and disabling anxiety.`Ok, that's the textbook definition, but i don't think that clears things up too much so let's go l...
    Lifeafterpanic566 Lifeafterpanic566
    31-35, M
    Feb 23, 2014

    At Least Thats What I'm Told

    Every time I hear about a new illness I'm sure I have it. I get horrible stomach pains all the time for absolutely no reason (or so i'm told). I have symptom checker bookmarked and I consult it at least once a day and assure myself that I have everything that pops up no matter...
    brighteyed brighteyed
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jan 28, 2008
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