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Tips to Deal with Diogenes Syndrome

Diogenes syndrome, a mental health disorder that often affects the elderly population, is characterized by extreme self neglect, domestic squalor, and social withdrawal. This Buzzle write-up provides information about the symptoms and a few tips to deal with Diogenes syndrome. The Diogenes syndrome is named after the Greek philosopher Diogenes of Sinope (4th century BCE), who was a proponent of… Read more »