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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Compulsive_hoarding

Compulsive hoarding, also known as hoarding disorder, is a pattern of behavior that is characterized by excessive acquisition and an inability or unwillingness to discard large quantities of objects that cover the living areas of the home and cause significant distress or impairment. Compulsive hoarding behavior has been ...

www.livescience.com/22140-hoarders-brain-why-they-cant-ditch-stuff.html

Aug 6, 2012 ... Hoarders, or people who can't bear to throw away even the most useless of junk, often can't see that they have a problem. But now new research pinpoints that problem in the brains of these individuals. A new study finds abnormal activity in brain regions of people with hoarding disorder who were asked to ...

www.1800gotjunk.com/us_en/about/hoarders_2009

The junk removal teams set up staging areas on most jobs involving hoarding cases so that items can be properly sorted. Gently-used items are donated to local charities and recyclable items, including scrap metal, wood, plastic, and electronics, are recycled. However, due to the nature of hoarding, many items are useless ...

healthland.time.com/2012/08/07/inside-the-hoarders-brain-a-unique-problem-with-decision-making

Aug 7, 2012 ... Why do some people find it impossible to get rid of old newspapers and junk mail , and end up hoarding them instead? New research suggests that hoarders have unique patterns of brain activity when faced with making decisions about their possessions, compared with healthy people. And despite the fact ...

nypost.com/2017/12/12/americans-love-hoarding-junk

Dec 12, 2017 ... America is a nation of hoarders as one in two admits they have a problem with “ clutter,” new research reveals. From clothes that are out of style to...

collegehunkshaulingjunk.com/junk-removal-old/hoarding-assistance

College Hunks Hauling Junk ® provides trained, compassionate teams to remove & recycle items for people recovering from hoarding conditions. 1-800- 586-5872.

www.treatment4addiction.com/conditions-disorders/other/hoarding

It is clear that, in some cases, hoarding can be a symptom of OCD. For example, hoarding secondary to aggressive or contamination obsessions or feelings of incompleteness. Hoarding Symptoms Include: Cluttered living spaces; Inability to discard items; Keeping stacks of newspapers, magazines or junk mail; Acquiring  ...

www.clutterhoardingcleanup.com/services

Address Our Mess services hoarding cleanup, clutter cleaning, junk removal, organizing and sorting, and other specialty cleaning projects.

www.today.com/news/can-i-stop-my-husband-hoarding-junk-wbna11239836

Feb 8, 2006 ... "Today" contributor Dr. Gail Saltz tells a wife that her husband may not be a slob, but suffering from a mental illness.