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Why People Fake Illness Online

March 20, 2017

Check out Joel's Health Report podcast: http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/healthreport/munchausen-by-... When illness goes viral, Munchausen by Internet may be the symptom. SUBSCRIBE to BrainCraft! http://ow.ly/rt5IE BrainCraft was created by Vanessa Hill (@nessyhill) and is brought to you by PBS Digital Studios. Talking psychology, neuroscience & why we act the way we do. My Twitter https://twitter.com/nessyhill | Instagram https://instagram.com/nessyhill Presented, Produced, and Edited by Vanessa Hill Written by Joel Werner http://joelwerner.com Sound design by Joel Werner http://joelwerner.com More BrainCraft: The Truman Show Delusion https://youtu.be/DOmQdegW3uk Dr. Marc Feldman's book: https://books.google.com/books?id=lRKBAAAAQBAJ Taryn's hoax hunter site: http://www.warriorelihoax.com/ IMAGES Mountie: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Mountie_in_Banff,_Alberta.JPG Baron von munchausen: https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/1/14/Frame_-_98.213_-_Min... https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/c/c7/Bruckner_-_M%C3%BCnc... Ambulance: https://vimeo.com/11981848 https://vimeo.com/11982443 https://vimeo.com/11861976



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