U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
A 39-year-old member asked:

I have a swallowing obsession and am desperate for help?

2 doctor answers7 doctors weighed in
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
One option which: Can be very effective is cognitive behavioral therapy. Take care.
Dr. Ana Adelstein
Clinical Psychology 28 years experience
Solid Diagnosis 1st!: Obsessions = unwanted ; sometimes disturbing thoughts or images that pop into mind ; don't easily go away. They tend 2cause a lot of anxiety ; distress, ; can interfere w/ daily living. 2 make sure u get right treatment, it's impt 2have an expert psychological or psychiatric evaluation. What u r calling "obsession" may b something else ; might signify a number of different mental health conditions.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership

Related questions

A 28-year-old male asked:
2 doctor answers6 doctors weighed in
A 32-year-old member asked:
1 doctor answer5 doctors weighed in
A 39-year-old member asked:
1 doctor answer5 doctors weighed in
A 17-year-old female asked:
1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
A 34-year-old member asked:
1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Last updated Nov 28, 2017

People also asked

Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.