Julia Fox reveals struggles with ADHD & OCD: ‘It’s been tough’
Julia fox, fox reality about her struggles with ADHD and OCD.
In a video posted on TikTok Friday, the 32-year-old actress shared about her experience living with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and obsessive-compulsive disorder. The candid conversation began when a fan asked if she could “make a video on how to navigate your career while suffering from a neurological disability”. Julia answered the question, saying in a video:
“It is very difficult. I have a lot of likes, great productivity, where I am on top of the world and feel like I am invincible. And then I have moments of like, deep, deep, deep, kind of stagnant feeling, like I can’t f**king the king move. “
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The Uncut Gems The star later shared that her ADHD – a chronic condition that includes difficulty concentrating, hyperactivity and impulsivity – was difficult to manage:
“I never really talked about it, but like, ADHD is really tough. I also have a bit of OCD, which I just realized is OCD, because I usually count the number of letters inside of words in my head and I always want them to reach 10, and if I’m not smoking weed, I’m counting literally. “
Follow Mayo Clinic, OCD is a disorder characterized by “irrational thoughts and fears (phobias) that lead to compulsive behaviors.” And to combat her symptoms, Julia shared that she used marijuana — but it didn’t really help her ADHD at all:
“So weed calms OCD, but it doesn’t help with the productivity problem with ADHD. Ugh, just too much. “
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