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The Little-Known Disorder that Mimics Depression, But Isn’t

Pseudobulbar affect (PBA) is a little-known neurological disorder that can cause uncontrollable outbreaks of emotion, such as laughing and crying. Also known as "emotional incontinence," PBA can st…

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