Dont Google Your Symptoms: Understanding Cyberchondria
Original Air Date: June 17, 2014
The Internet is a wonderful tool, but it can also make a doctors job more difficult. Imagine patients who are overly concerned about diseases obsessing about symptoms and going online to self-diagnose. Board-Certified Family Physician and Licensed Clinical Psychologist George D. Zgourides, M.D., Psy.D. explains this phenomenon called Cyberchondria.