Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
“Maybe it doesn’t matter if my underwear touches the couch. Maybe something bad will happen, or maybe not. I’ll deal with that later.”
These expressions of OCD are darker, harder to talk about, and can remain undiagnosed for years.
Researchers are using VR to surround diagnosed hoarders with clutter. I tried it out.
His habits were nothing like the way other people described OCD.
Violet suspected she might be a serial killer, while Georgia kept having visions of having sex with her father. For some women, intrusive thoughts aren't just annoying—they're a paralyzing symptom of mental health conditions like OCD and anxiety.
Growing up with a superstitious mom contributed to my chronic anxiety and the belief that everyone around me has a secret desire to see me fail.