Is Morgellons Disease A Psychological Disorder or A Medical Disease?
Morgellons Disease is a disease that makes sufferers think that there are insects crawling all over the inside and outside of their skin. If the itching and scratching is psychological in nature, there are also symptoms of skin lesions, fatigue, and what is disguised as a brain fog. The research today is being focused more on the actual origin of Morgellons and if it exists as a medical condition. Since the symptoms are closely related to Lyme’s Disease, there are arguments that Morgellons is just a manifestation of Lyme’s Disease. No matter which, it is a serious condition that is affecting thousands or maybe tens of thousands. The Center for Disease Control has even started an investigation to either debunk the rumors or prove the Morgellons as a real disease. There is a psychological condition called delusional parasitosis or Eckbom Syndrome. With this syndrome the patient claims there is a crawling or stinging under their skin. When investigated by Dr. Virginia Savely, she looked u