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AI-designed OCD drug set to be tested on humans

The drug is intended to treat obsessive-compulsive disorder and the clinical human trials begin in March.

04 Feb 2020 6:32 AM

Perfectionism at a young age may be sign of OCD in children

OCD is a chronic mental health disorder that often involves uncontrollable, recurring thoughts, or obsessions.

23 Jul 2018 4:26 PM

Living at less sunny places may leave people at higher risk of OCD

Misalignment is more prevalent at higher latitudes areas where there is reduced exposure to sunlight.

11 Jul 2018 9:15 AM

OCD linked to educational underachievement

OCD sufferers also need to cope with the social consequences of their symptoms, which they may perceive as embarrassing.

28 Nov 2017 7:34 PM

Educational underachievement linked to OCD, says study

Less schooling can translate into fewer job opportunities and lower pay over a lifetime.

28 Nov 2017 8:42 AM


Absence of specific protein in brain may cause OCD: study

The absence causes the overshooting reaction of the downstream components leading persistent intrusive thoughts

17 Mar 2017 1:42 PM