PANDAS

Ever had it before? Well you got it again.
Pyrrho
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PANDAS

Post by Pyrrho »

http://nautil.us/issue/23/dominoes/yes- ... h-insanity

Yes, You Can Catch Insanity
A controversial disease revives the debate about the immune system and mental illness.


No time to post excerpt, sorry.
Anaxagoras
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Re: PANDAS

Post by Anaxagoras »

Hey.

I thought this would be about the cute, cuddly panda bears. :(

Sounds awful.

I'm not surprised that you can catch a disease that can end up ravaging your mind too. Our minds are our brains after all, so if there's something physically wrong with the brain it can ruin the mind too.