What is Munchausen’s Syndrome and what are the symptoms?

Munchausen’s Syndrome has had its fair share of publicity in recent years after being featured in soaps as well as being the subject of some acclaimed TV shows and movies.

But many still know little about Munchausen Syndrome and its symptoms – just what is the condition and how do sufferers behave?

The NHS website explains that Munchausen’s Syndrome is a psychological disorder in which a person pretends to be ill or fakes symptoms of an illness in order to gain attention.

The main intention is to spark concern in others and get attention, rather than for any practical benefit such as claiming incapacity allowance.

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