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10 Signs You May Have Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

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10 Signs You May Have Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

Obsessive-compulsive disorder is an anxiety disorder that is characterized by obsessions, thoughts and repetitive behaviors. It involves both obsessions and compulsions that get in the way of a person’s daily life.

Compulsions are a way of relieving stress and anxiety. There are many different types of obsessions and compulsions when it comes to OCD. For instance, the fear of contamination, compulsive counting, over checking and perfectionism, just to name a few.

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