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Munchausen Syndrome by Proxy User Group
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A rare condition, often found in family units where a parent is a health care professional (Nurse, etc). The HCP either craves the attention or has phobias/manias of desease, illness, etc dragging their kids (even healthy) to a Dr. or hospital for unneeded tests and treatments. Often it shows up in those who are Hypochondriacs and cannot get the attention they need/crave/believe they deserve for themselves any longer, so they use their kid(s) to receive the attention instead.

Founded by mama51 on September 24, 2009
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I just watched a Youtube video on Twinkle the girl who cried blood. It ended kinda mid air. The doctor took slide f...
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Hi All, This group is for those of us whose parent(s) were often Health Care Professionals who, were trusted to ca...
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My doctor said mum has munchausen syndrome, how serious she was i dont know, i dont believe my has that, i think my m...
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