Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

Warren Lewis

Who has OCD?

Soccer Star David Beckham. David Beckham has admitted to have purchased three refrigerators so that he can have one for drinks, one for salads, and one for other foods and sorting all the contents by size, color, and in even numbers.

Other famous people with OCD include Leonardo DiCaprio, Cameron Diaz, and Donald Trump.

Symptoms of OCD

OCD often centers on themes such as a fear of germs or the need to arrange objects in a specific manner, hoarding, hyperactivity.

How OCD Affects the Body

OCD is a biological disorder in the basal ganglia. control of voluntary motor movements, procedural learning, routine behaviors or "habits" such as eye movements, cognition and emotion.

When does OCD Affect the Body?

OCD can occur at any age, and can be in affect for any number of years including the rest of your life. What triggers OCD symptoms ranges from case to case.

Why Does Someone get OCD?

What causes OCD is unknown, however it is now speculated that it could be genetic.

OCD Treatment

There is no known cure for OCD, however OCD can be tamed through mental therapy and medications.

OCD Facts

Approximately 3.3 million Americans

Men and Women are affected evenly