Bill Prady, co-creator of "The Big Bang Theory," discusses how he came up with the idea to make a show about socially challenged scientists. What many may not know is that Prady himself is on the autism spectrum. Mayim explains "neuro-a typical' and sensory overload, and Bill opens up about his quirks and his challenges and shares intimately about his journey from awkward child and teen to well-adjusted, if eccentric, adult.
OCD is commonly diagnosed with major depressive disorder. Studies have shown that there is a genetic component for thecause and susceptibility of OCD, but the mode of inheriting this genetic factor is unknown. There are two genes that contribute to OCD susceptibility, but gender may play a role in this genetic predisposition.