Hypochondriac meltdowns: we all have them. And the internet should help, but it doesn't. WebMD only makes things worse with its endless pages of worst-case scenarios.
A man named Mark shared his story of a WebMD-induced health scare that landed him in the ER. Turns out, there was a very simple and benign explanation for his symptoms. Luckily, he's fine, because embarrassment isn't fatal (even if it sometimes feels that way).
Here are 23 stories of "life-threatening" health scares that turned out to be completely benign: