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The psychology of chronic illness

By Mohammed Ba'ashar
May 19, 2024, 10:14 p.m.

A chronic illness diagnosis is a life changing event, heck it literally alters one's psychological state forever; triggering the mind to question everything in life daily. But I would like to speak about how the brain views this chronic illness and responds to it psychologically, having Multiple Sclerosis myself I …...


PBA: Pseudobulbar affect (pathological laughing and crying)

By Mohammed Ba'ashar
July 1, 2024, 10:19 p.m.

"PBA" is a symptom of M.S that is simply defined as: "episodes of uncontrollable laughing or crying". To elaborate more: it's the sudden episode of laughter or crying that goes to 5 or 10 minutes. It's a very embarrassing symptom and usually misunderstood by most people; the problem is it …...

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