It’s All In Your Head? 9 Strange Cases Of Mass Hysteria
Made up psychosomatic disorder or real thing? People who believe they are suffering from Morgellons say there are tiny bugs burrowing in their skin that produce multi-colored fibers that protrude out of the skin. But most doctors say those afflicted with Morgellons are actually suffering from "delusions of parasitosis," in which they wrongly believe they're infested. Worldwide, more than 12,000 people claim to have the disease.