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American Psychiatry Classifies New Mental Illness Disorders (and you can bet you have one)

The release of a new medical text doesn’t normally generate the kind of fever-pitch anticipation of say, a new Harry Potter book or iPhone model. But the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, or DSM for short, is an exception. The American Psychiatric Association released its revised fifth edition of the manual, which serves as the official authority on mental health diagnoses (and related insurance claims), on Wednesday.

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Comment by Ed Price
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Wow! The list matches most of the law makers in Congress.

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