IHTV-116 OCD Death Pica, an Appetite for Non-Food Substances
Treating OCD or eating disorders early is serious business. A 40 year old woman literally died of untreated Obsessive Compulsive Disorder after showering for up to 20 hours a day and finally refusing to eat. Her elderly parents struggled for help but now face involuntary manslaughter charges. Another disorder, Pica, is an appetite for non-food.
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