obsessive compulsive disorder
"I was 20 when I began to experience the rapid blinking, head tilting and flinching."
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"In the same way that people with underlying medical conditions are more susceptible to ... the coronavirus, so too will people with poor mental health struggle to cope."
I couldn’t go more than 15 minutes without checking my reflection — without, in BDD/OCD terms, ritualizing.
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"I totally understand now, being in it, why there shouldn’t be such a stigma on mental illness."
I wish that having a postpartum plan was just as important as having a birth plan.
"Mental health is important for all and is a basic human right."