Reading Time: 3 minutes What are Identical Twins? They’re also known as monozygotic (MZ) twins and are created when a single egg is fertilized and splits into two. Therefore, they share genes and are the same sex. During gestation, they receive nourishment from their mother’s blood through the placenta and into their blood vessels in the umbilical cord which […]read more >
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Reading Time: 5 minutes What is OCD? OCD stands for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder. It is a common, chronic and long-lasting disorder involving a person having uncontrollable, reoccurring thoughts and behaviors. About 3.3 million adults and about 1 million children and adolescents in the US have it. And, there is no lab test to diagnose it. Therefore, the doctor assesses the […]read more >