New mums "are five times more at risk of OCD because they fear harming their child"

New mums 'are five times more at risk of OCD because they fear harming their child'More than one in 10 of those who have recently given birth have symptomsThey include fears of injuring baby, germs, and obsessing over mistakesAffects around three per cent of adults – sufferers include David Beckham By Nick Mcdermott PUBLISHED: 01:25 GMT, 5 March 2013 | UPDATED: 07:52 GMT, 5 March 2013 New mothers are up to five times more likely to have the condition than other women (posed by model) Worries about the responsibilities of motherhood are making women more prone to obsessive compulsive disorder.

Boy unable to eat or drink because of one in 500million phobia takes first sips after five years

Boy, 5, with irrational fear of drinking and eating takes his first EVER sip of milk after conquering life-long phobia Boy developed phobia after acid reflux as a baby left him in painSpecial clinic has only treated 12 youngsters in 22 years | UPDATED: 13:39 GMT, 23 July 2012 First sips: The youngster from Nottingham, has a phobia of eating and drinking after a bad case of acid reflux as a baby A young boy who has been unable to eat or drink anything for five years due to a severe phobia has finally taken his first sips.