GHOST SICKNESS

the name of a culture bound syndrome in Native American communities. Symptoms can include a preoccupation with death and the dead, bad dreams, weakness and other symptoms.

GHOST SICKNESS: "Ghost sickness can make a person dizzy, afraid and anxious."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "GHOST SICKNESS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/ghost-sickness/ (accessed November 13, 2019).
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