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cyberchondria

/ˌsaɪbəˈkɒndrɪə/
noun
1.
unfounded anxiety concerning the state of one's health brought on by visiting health and medical websites
Derived Forms
cyberchondriac, noun, adjective
Word Origin
c21: from cyber(space) + (hypo)chondria
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