... but I find it stops me from chewing my tongue..... I recommend anyone with this horrible habit to use one of these at any times that there's a problem. ... (0 replies)
... I have OCD and I always stick my tongue out while I'm drawing something or concentrating, it's a family trait. I don't think it's related. But, the tongue biting sounds painful, and if it is related to OCD I could see it becoming a real problem. ... (1 replies)
... i chew my tongue repeatedly. I do it when Im in deep thought, working, before sleeping, driving, and relaxing. I chew my tongue around 3000 times every half hour or more. WHAT IS WRONG WITH ME? ... (1 replies)
... yet and have never been diagnosed with anxiety, but I definitely get stressed. The only thing that helps is chewing gum, but obviously I can't chew gum at all times. My lower front teeth are super sensitive from all the "tonguing. ... (4 replies)
... g but it also hurts. I found that rinsing my mouth with hydrogen peroxide after I get done picking helps alot with the pain. I am 26 and I have been biting and chewing on my tongue since I was about 15. It's so annoying. ... (2 replies)
... have not been diagnosed with OCD, but I have several compulsive activities that I perform and I'd like to understand them. The most destructive is my compulsive tongue picking... ... (2 replies)
... I have a terribly embarassing compulsion to stretch my tongue outside my mouth. Meds have helped tremendously with that one, but, when under stress, I sometimes get the overwhelming urge to do that. ... (16 replies)
... ive been doin this for 5 months, can anyone give me things i can do, this is very simailar to the swallowing thing, any tips or tricks i could try?
Ive been chewing on pieces of plastic or gum every single day during the entire day for the last 4 months to compensate for it because it gave me sum sort of freedom, but ive made it a habit to always have it but now the pieces of... (8 replies)
... t mean just chewing my tongue, I mean literally tearing off taste buds and strips of skin with my teeth, fingers or tweezers. ... (0 replies)
... I think how to place his tongue or something to that affect. Search for tongue ocd. I think someone else focused on their speech. ... (1 replies)
... Hi all,
I've been off this site for awhile and then came back and saw three lovely posts, which I thank you all for! It means a lot to have a group of supporters on-line.
For Libra - I will keep you in my prayers. I truly believe that God is able to heal. I believe that it was by His divine grace/power that I was delivered of this affliction back in high school. ... (16 replies)
... So then it was like you know when you bite the inside of your cheek by accident when chewing and then you accidentally keep catching it again.. ... (11 replies)
... Samuel Johnson famous 18th century writer had this compulsive ritual as described by his friend James Boswell.
He (Samuel Johnson) had another particularly, of which none of his friends ever ventured to ask an explanation. It appeared to me some superstitious habit, which he had contracted early, and from which he had never called upon his reason to disentangle him. ... (0 replies)