Nine-year old Ashlie has a problem. She cannot throw anything away, not even a scrap of paper. Ed Zine can relate; as a young adult, he refused to leave his house for nearly three years. Both struggle with Obsessive-compulsive disorder, a paralyzing condition for those who have it and for their loved ones as well. Tonight, Anthony Everett discovers how local research and successful O.C.D. treatment is changing the outcome for many with the disorder.

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