Body Integrity Identity Disorder

Woman 'Pretends To Be Disabled'

Barcroft | Posted 17.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle

The first time Chloe-Jennings White sat down in her new wheelchair, she was thrilled. After years of suffering, she could enjoy moving around the way ...

'I Want To Be Disabled'

Nicholas Tufnell | Posted 10.02.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Nicholas Tufnell

The medical definition of BIID (Body Integrity Identity Disorder) is a psychological disorder wherein sufferers feel they would be happier living as an amputee. It is typically accompanied by the desire to amputate one or more healthy limbs to achieve that end and can be associated with apotemnophilia, sexual arousal based on the image of one's self as an amputee.