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Self-diagnosing may be even more detrimental to your health

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - Have you ever tried to self-diagnose medical issues using the web?

It's a practice some doctors in Region 8 are starting to see a lot more of, and they even have a diagnosed name for it called Cyberchondria.

Coming up tonight on Region 8 News at 5 and 6, Keith Boles shows you why people are turning to the web, and the problems this poses for doctor's who see these kinds of patients.

 

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