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A 32-year-old male asked:

Turmerics and tomatoes cause sudden and intense ocd in me. what to do as most foods have it?? help. thanks

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Dr. Layne Hermansen
Specializes in Family Medicine
Get to know foods : Get to know the exact foods that have those ingredients and those that don't. Surprise yourself!
Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 58 years experience
Unusual but: This is certainly an unusual reaction to foods. Unfortunately the only treatment is avoidance regardless of the cause. Contrary to your statement, most food do not contain tumerics or tomatoes. They are nutritious but not essential for health

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