A man who took himself to the emergency room after noticing his legs looked blue in colour shared the embarrassing cause behind the symptoms on Twitter.
We’ve all been guilty for overreacting when online searches convince us that relatively minor medical symptoms are sure to result in certain death.
Worrying signs are always worth getting checked out and it can be a real relief when it turns out there can be a simple fix to put us on the road to recovery.
If you’re ever reluctant to seek medical advice through fear of embarrassment, then you can take heart from the chances that you’re never likely to get it as wrong as poor Mark Shrayber.
Mark became concerned when he noticed his legs had begun to look blue in colour – and rightly so.