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  • Mental Institution
    Misdiagnosed man finally freed from mental institution after 20-years
    Spending 20 years locked away in a psychiatric ward when you are not mentally ill is enough to make a person go insane. Surprisingly John Maxwell Montin was able to stay sane after it happened to him and he is now suing for roughly $33 million in...
  • Oscar Pistorius
    Missed Diagnosis of Narcissistic Personality Disorder in Oscar Pistorius case?
    A misdiagnosis happens more often than people think. Just because someone is a "professional" doesn't mean they have equal knowledge in all areas of their field. For example a neurologist with special expertise in epilepsy, may miss...
  • Leaky gut is terrifying
    Leaky gut is terrifying
    Leaky gut sounds like a terrifying medical diagnosis, and it is. But what’s even more terrifying is that it often goes misdiagnosed for years before you can even begin to treat and deal with it. It was once a zebra diagnosis, but now that it...
  • Early stroke signs often overlooked in emergency departments
    Early stroke signs often overlooked in emergency departments
    According to a new study, the early symptoms of a stroke are often overlooked by healthcare professionals in a hospital emergency department. Furthermore, early stroke symptoms are more likely to be overlooked in minorities, women, and patients...
  • How to help your doctor give you the right diagnosis
    How to help your doctor give you the right diagnosis
    While it’s common for patients to be misdiagnosed due to similar symptoms being connected with other health conditions, it continues to be an ongoing problem especially for African Americans. According to the National Patient Safety...
  • SENG releases Misdiagnosis video on Youtube
    SENG releases Misdiagnosis video on Youtube
    Supporting the Emotional Needs of the Gfited (SENG) has released The Misdiagnosis of Gifted Children on Youtube.The video, which was formerly for sale, is now free for all viewers as part of SENG’s global public awareness efforts to...