February 18, 2013

Lena Dunham and 9 More Stars with OCD

By Logan Lafferty

For parents with OCD, having children can actually make symptoms worse. "OCD symptoms tend to latch on to things that are most important to us, so parents with OCD may have doubts about their abilities or intrusive thoughts about their child's safety or hurting their child," Stephen Whiteside, a psychologist at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., who specializes in anxiety disorders including OCD, told ABCNews.com.


ABC News by Lucina Fisher

Tags: ABC News, anxiety disorder, Celebrity Patients, Dr. Stephen Whiteside, Lena Dunham, Mayo Clinic Rochester, obsessive compulsive disorder, OCD, Psychology and Psychiatry

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