Anosognosia: Denial and Mental Illness

People who seem unaware that they’re suffering a disabling medical condition may have¬†anosognosia, a severe form of denial that can be physiological or psychological in nature. Originally, this term usually referred to someone who, because of damage to the parietal lobe of their brain, couldn’t process that they were missing a limb or were debilitated … Continue reading Anosognosia: Denial and Mental Illness