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How many people suffer from Morgellons disease?

Because Morgellons disease is not a widely accepted diagnosis, no one is sure how many people actually suffer from the disease. Since there have been increasing reports of this disease, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention did research on the impact and spread of Morgellons disease. According to the study, it is rare and appears to have no infectious cause or environmental link.

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