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Rising above OCD

Edited by Jill Wright,

David Adam has a PhD in chemical engineering and works as a science writer and editor for Nature, but as he explains in a poignant confession in his former newspaper, The Guardian, he spent years tormented by Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. The article is an excerpt from Adam's book, The Man Who Couldn't Stop: OCD and the True Story of a...