Here’s something that will truly make the hairs on the back of your neck stand up. If you’ve never heard of coffin births, it’s when a pregnant woman who dies starts decomposing. Because of what takes place, abdominal gases build up. This then leads to the dead fetus in her womb being expelled.
According to Jules Cotard, a neurologist, this is also known as “Walking Corpse” syndrome. The patient believes that they are deceased, figuratively or literally. This leads them to suffer from psychiatric depression, delusions of negation as well as self loathing. Personal hygiene and health are neglected to the point of them becoming living zombies.
Are you fascinated by haunted houses? This will likely rattle your bone. Waverly Hills was a sanatorium for treating patients with tuberculosis, only to close down in 1962. It was said that there were over 64,000 people who died in the sanatorium, most notably a nurse who hanged herself inside room 502.