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Obsessive Compulsive Disorder: Can You Overcome OCD With Willpower?  An expert debunks common myths

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder: Can You Overcome OCD With Willpower? An expert debunks common myths

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder or OCD is a common disorder that affects approximately 2-3.3% of the world’s population. People who are affected feel a compulsive need to do certain activities and experience a pattern of unwanted thoughts or fears. If one tries to ignore these thoughts, one suffers from intense anxiety or panic which is relieved …

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OCD and children: video games, screen time related to compulsive behavior

OCD and children: video games, screen time related to compulsive behavior

Share on PinterestNew research suggests there may be a link between the number of hours a child spends playing video games and their risk of developing obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). Carol Yepes/Getty Images A new study has found an association between screen time and the development of OCD in preteens. Playing video games and watching videos …

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