Can CBD Oil Help OCD Patients?
OCD or obsessive-compulsive disorder is a behavioral disorder, characterized by unreasonable thoughts and fears of unlikely objects or persons. It often stems from obsessing over those fears and ill thoughts, leading to strange compulsive and repetitive behavioral patterns by the afflicted individuals. While people may find such individuals annoying, even silly, those suffering from this condition undergo extreme levels of stress, anxiety, and depression. Most people don’t understand the ordeal of surviving each day in the life of individuals with OCD. While others may ridicule such individuals for their illogical, compulsive, and repetitive actions and behavior, the person suffering from OCD is not in control of his/her behavior (and their surroundings). What’s even worse is that this disorder is NOT curable. However, it is one of those psychological conditions that are still somewhat treatable – with a variety of therapies and medicines. Marked by general depression and panic, most OCD patients exhibit compulsive behaviors that may include: Repeatedly washing hands (as if to remove germs or dirt that aren’t there) Compulsive hoarding (worrying that those objects will somehow become unavailable) Being a stickler for rigid arrangements of objects the person usually uses or is used to seeing around him/her (for fear that they may get lost or being placed in the wrong order could cause some kind of catastrophe) and other painfully ritualistic behavior Repetitive movements or actions that do not have any specific purpose Repeating their own words (or of others) in an illogical manner Socially isolated Always anxious…
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