Monday, February 14, 2011

OCD FACTS

20yrs ago , OCD was considered a rare disorder affecting only 0.5% people.

Now : 2-3% total population  , 1% children

According to WHO , OCD is one of the 10 leading causes of disability

Over 12 million Indian have it in one form or another

58% seeking treatment come from urban background.

Average time lag between onset and a proper diagnosis is 17 yrs

Web : http://www.ocdconsult.com/

Email: drmongia@ocdconsult.com

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