Judgment hurts: The psychological consequences of experiencing stigma in multiple sclerosis.

@article{Cadden2018JudgmentHT,
  title={Judgment hurts: The psychological consequences of experiencing stigma in multiple sclerosis.},
  author={Margaret H. Cadden and Peter A. Arnett and Tuula Tyry and Jonathan E. Cook},
  journal={Social science & medicine},
  year={2018},
  volume={208},
  pages={
          158-164
        }
}
RATIONALE People living with MS often report feeling stigmatized, but little research has examined the psychological impact of this, which is important considering the high prevalence of depression in this population. OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to assess, concurrently and prospectively, the association between stigma and depression in people living with MS. METHODS Data were available from 5369 participants enrolled in the semi-annual survey conducted by the North American… CONTINUE READING

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