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Corona fear fallout: ''Cyberchondria'' surging among people

Corona fear fallout: ”Cyberchondria” surging among people


New Delhi: The phobia of falling prey to coronavirus, coupled with depression and anxiety, is making people prone to a disorder called ''cyberchondria''. Psychologists at the Moti Lal Nehru (MLN) divisional hospital in Prayagraj (earlier named Allahabad), say that people, in such circumstances, tend to surf the internet and access ''excessive information'' which leads to the...