Woman Claims Obsessive Thoughts Have Taken Over Her Life

Cassie says she lives in constant fear that her heart will suddenly stop or her throat will swell up from anaphylactic shock, despite doctors telling her that she’s perfectly healthy. She says she is afraid of almost everything ¬– from driving to tanning to getting her hair done – and that her obsessions have completely taken over her life. “I do have obsessive thoughts,” she says. “Everything that I think has to do with dying.” “The fear and anxiety that Cassie has, definitely has taken control over her life,” says Cassie’s fiancé, Joe. How do Joe and Cassie say that her thoughts and behaviors have affected their relationship? Watch more from Monday’s episode here. Dr. Phil airs Monday-Friday. Check here to find out where you can watch. TELL DR. PHIL YOUR STORY: Hopelessly in need of Dr. Phil's Help?