There is a cure or vaccine for almost any disease these days, except for maybe a handful of terminal and/or rare diseases. While specialists can recognize such afflictions and prescribe some sort of treatment, not all manifest themselves clearly. Society recognizes coughing, headaches, and other similar visible symptoms as signs of a person’s suffering, yet some rare diseases manifest themselves quite differently. Let us then take a look at a few of these rare diseases, to get a better understanding of what suffering from a rare medical condition can be like.
10Jumping Frenchmen Disorder
The strange and rare condition known as the ‘jumping Frenchmen condition‘ is characterized by strange and weird reflexes. Patients will be startled by unexpected noises and will cry out or repeat phrases and words for no apparent reason. The condition was first witnessed among Maine’s lumberjacks more than a century ago.