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I am emotionally numb. How come people can get emotional numbness?

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Dr. Edward Smith
Neurology

In brief: Depressing really

The major acquired cause is depression.
A common acquired cause is post-traumatic stress disorder. Other causes include autism and sociopathy, very different conditions. Actually autistic people may feel emotion but be unable to demonstrate it.

In brief: Depressing really

The major acquired cause is depression.
A common acquired cause is post-traumatic stress disorder. Other causes include autism and sociopathy, very different conditions. Actually autistic people may feel emotion but be unable to demonstrate it.
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