This book was very imformative I love all the different case stories What a great collection of information Dr Feldman and Gregory Yates have done an amazing job bringing an und. Most of us can recall a time when we pretended to be sick to reap the benefits that go along with illness By playing sick we gained sympathy care and attention and were xcused from our responsibilities Though doing so on occasion is considered normal there are those who carry their deceptions to the xtreme In this book Dr Marc Feldman describes people's strange motivations to.
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On without much medical knowledge can understand The stories are ngaging yet leave you still shaking your head thinking Why There is a great deal to learn in this book Great read. Online support group disease forgery is ver present in the media and in many people's lives In Dying to be Ill True Stories of Medical Deception Dr Feldman with the assistance of Gregory Yates has chronicled this fascinating world as well as the paths to healing With insight developed from 25 years of hands on xperience Dying to be Ill is sure to stand as a classic in the fie.
Erstanding to this often misunderstood world of factitious disorder as well as medical child abuse The book is loaded with unbelievable stories and is written in a way that a pers. Fabricate or induce illness or injury to satisfy deep A New Philosophy of History emotional needs Doctors family members and friends are lured into a costly frustrating and potentially deadly web of deceit From the mother who shaves her child's head and tells her community he has cancer to the co worker who suffers from a string of incomprehensible tragedies to the falsepilepsy victim who monopolizes her.