Panic Pixie Dream Girl
Carly Tennes

So happy to read this, because no one ever talks about this issue. Hypochondriacs are so often dismissed as “crazy” and laughed about.

The problem is: Knowing your reaction is completely irrational doesn’t really curb it. All that really helps (I’ve found, at least) is living life to the fullest, so that when you worry you’ll die you’ll at least know you’ve lived.