The People Who Want to Become Amputees

12th June 2018

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In this video:

Body Integrity Identity Disorder, or BIID, is a condition where a person feels an overwhelming desire to become an amputee. Some also consider it to include those who feel a desire to have some sort of other disability like becoming paralyzed or deaf.

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Sources:

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2366260/Body-Integrity-Identity-Disorder-Chloe-Jennings-White-58-disown-legs.html
http://www.theguardian.com/science/neurophilosophy/2012/may/30/1
http://www.nytimes.com/2005/03/22/health/psychology/22ampu.html?_r=1&
http://abcnews.go.com/Primetime/Health/story?id=1806125&page=1&singlePage=true

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