Herbal Remedies for OCD
Alternative medicines such as herbal remedies have been growing in popularity in both Europe and North America. Many people have tried herbal remedies for OCD. One of the most popular herbal remedies for OCD is St. John’s Wort (Hypericum perforatum). Read more to find out of if St. John's Wort is an effective remedy for OCD.
Publication date: Available online 8 October 2020Source: Journal of Psychiatric ResearchAuthor(s): Thomas D. Meram, Asadur Chowdury, Philip Easter, Tyler Attisha, Ellanya Kallabat, Gregory L. Hanna, Paul Arnold, David R. Rosenberg, Vaibhav A. Diwadkar
NOCD, a Chicago startup specializing in the identification and treatment of obsessive compulsive disorder, raised a new round of funding as it works to expand its services across the U.S. The startup announced on Thursday that it raised $12 million in a Series A round led by Health Enterprise Partners. Previous investors 7Wire Ventures, Chicago Ventures and Hyde Park Angels also participated. The funding brings NOCD’s total funding to more than $17 million to date. Last year, th e startup raised…
Translational Psychiatry, Published online: 08 October 2020; doi:10.1038/s41398-020-01013-yStructural neuroimaging biomarkers for obsessive-compulsive disorder in the ENIGMA-OCD consortium: medication matters
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CONCLUSION: The worldwide prevalence of gaming disorder appears to be comparable to obsessive-compulsive disorder and some substance-related addictions, but lower than compulsive buying and higher than problem gambling. Gaming disorder prevalence rates appear to be inflated by methodological characteristics, particularly measurement and sampling issues. PMID: 33028074 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Publication date: Available online 3 October 2020Source: Journal of Obsessive-Compulsive and Related DisordersAuthor(s): Adriana Wilson, Kayla Thayer
Publication date: Available online 3 October 2020Source: Journal of Obsessive-Compulsive and Related DisordersAuthor(s): Johanna A. Younce, Kevin D. Wu
Tourette syndrome (TS) and Chronic motor/vocal Tic Disorder (CTD) are neurodevelopmental conditions defined by the occurrence of multiple tics. Besides the well-known association with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and obsessive-compulsive...
For over 10 years, electrical stimulation within the limbic corticosubcortical network has been evaluated for treating patients with severe obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) (1). High-frequency deep brain stimulation (DBS) of various targets has been tested, including the anteromedial part of the subthalamic nucleus (amSTN), nucleus accumbens (NAc), ventral capsule/ventral striatum, anterior limb of the internal capsule, bed nucleus of the stria terminalis, and inferior thalamic peduncle (1). So far, published data do not support superiority of any particular target, with a mean decrease of 45% in OCD severity for whiche...