Jan. 19, 2023: Help for people with OCD; Black infant mortality in Colorado

January 19, 2023
220119-MOKSHA-PATEL-OCD-BRAIN-STIMULATION-DBS-RACHEL-DAVIS220119-MOKSHA-PATEL-OCD-BRAIN-STIMULATION-DBS-RACHEL-DAVISRadhika Patel
Moksha Patel on a vacation in September of 2022 in Laguna Beach. Dr. Patel, who's a physician at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, suffered from debilitating symptoms of OCD, including obsessive hand-washing, showering, even using cleaning agents like bleach to clean his body.

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Jan. 19, 2023: Help for people with OCD; Black infant mortality in Colorado

Continuing our exploration of emerging treatments for mental health challenges, we look at promising help for people with obsessive compulsive disorder -- and how that same treatment might work for addictions. Then, Black babies --and those who birth them -- are dying in record numbers in Colorado. A Denver organization is working to raise awareness of the issue.