Borderline Personality Disorder

Did Mary Todd Lincoln have BPD or bipolar disorder?

Some historians believe Mary Lincoln had tabes dorsalis (syphilitic myelopathy) in her later years. Others say she suffered from a bad case of narcissism. Today, she might qualify for a diagnosis of borderline personality disorder. If she was living with bipolar disorder, considering the chaos those symptoms can cause, she did very well for herself.

– Excerpt from Washington Times article. Read the entire article.

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