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    During PEM, my visual perception of the world seems slightly darker....anyone else?

    A bit of an odd one maybe but…. When I’m in PEM, the world seems ever so slightly darker. I came across one interview of an ME patient in Dan Neuffer’s ANS Rewire program who said that he experienced the same thing and I also - in researching for my book about psychogenic polydipsia - came...