Morgellons Disease, Joni Mitchell's Condition: Yes, It's 'Real'

April 3, 2015 2:25 AM

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Morgellons Disease, Joni Mitchell's Condition: Yes, It's 'Real'

Iconic folk singer-songwriter, Joni Mitchell was hospitalized Tuesday after being found unconscious at her Los Angeles home. She has yet to disclose the cause, but Mitchell, 71, has discussed a number of health complaints in recent years, including Morgellons disease -- a mysterious illness that has been the subject of ongoing debate among medical researchers and patients.

People who believe they have Morgellons say it's characterized by an array of skin symptoms, including sores, a crawling sensation either on or under the skin, and what the Mayo Clinic describes as "fiber-like filaments emerging from the sores."

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