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Your Physical Illness May Now Be Labeled a Mental Disorder.


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Posted 06 February 2013 - 12:08 AM

Your Physical Illness May Now Be Labeled a Mental Disorder.

Somatic Symptom Disorder is defined so over inclusively by DSM 5 that it will mislabel 1 in 6 people with cancer and heart disease; 1 in 4 with irritable bowel and fibromyalgia. Psychology Today. 01/17/13. (Also see: Difficult Diagnosis and Anxiety and Attitude)

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