Disorder Makes Patients Want to Be Disabled

The media has not always been kind to people with an unexplained urge be an amputee or a paraplegic – who suffer from Body Integrity Identity Disorder. Although it has led the secret community of these "transabled" individuals to realize they are not alone, it's also prompted outrage against them, with attacks from bloggers, commenters and social media users who call them pretenders and attention-seekers. But all Mark Comer wants is a cure. "For the longest time, I thought I was crazy," said...Full Story
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