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    You’ve just been rated 100% disabled by the Veterans Affairs. After the excitement of finally having the rating you deserve wears off, you start asking questions. One of the first questions that you might ask is this: It’s a legitimate question – rare is the Veteran that finds themselves sitting on the couch eating bon-bons … Continue reading

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Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (Ocd)

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I was diagnosed with OCD while in the service.I have been seeing a doctor at the VA sice I been retired from the military.Is there a worksheet the examinations uses for OCD, and has anyone ever filed a claim for OCD.Please reply back.

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OCD is service connectable depending on how it affects you.

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Thank you for replying Pete53.I am service connected for OCD. I have been going to a doctor for over 5 years now .I am on meds, and have told my doctor that I cannot remember things well at well .She has noted it .I am going to put in for a claim but trying to see how the VA looks at this as far as theC&P is concerned. Please reply back.

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They will look at OCD and how it affects your life. If you cannot work you should get a full rating.

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There are people who are completely disabled by their OCD. Many people have a little OCD, but some have very bad cases where they cannot get out of the house in the morning due to rituals they must do. Some OCD symptoms seem almost like a psychosis but the people with this severe OCD are not crazy.

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