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Narcissistic personality disorder is a mental condition wherein the affected aggrandizes their self-importance in exaggerated and often destructive ways. It is largely believed to be the product of certain parenting styles coupled with sensitive personalities and is often combatted with talk-therapy. NPD makes for a particularly destructive personality disorder when paired with alcoholism, drug abuse, […]
One of the most frustrating things about MS for me has been the memory problems. It is the strangest thing in the world to forget things you know, but only temporarily. For about three days (maybe longer?) I couldn’t remember the name of one of my former coworkers. We’d gone out to coffee together less […]
Multiple sclerosis is a degenerative autoimmune disease of the central nervous system (the brain and spinal cord). Also known as demyelinating disease, it is thought that the immune system mistakenly attacks and destroys the myelin sheath that coats and protects nerves, resulting in damage.