Hypochondriasis, also known as hypochondria, health anxiety or illness anxiety disorder, refers to worry about having a serious illness. This video is a direct and very personal portrayal of how I feel dealing with my pain, as talked about in my artist statement. It up close tapes real scenes of me crying and coping with my pain. The three coping methods I have woven into this piece are cracking my joints, crying, and laughing. With a constant pain everywhere in my body, this is how I choose to deal with it.