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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Compulsive_hoarding

For many years, hoarding has been listed as a symptom or a subtype of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) ...

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/hoarding-disorder/symptoms-causes/syc-20356056

May 4, 2017 ... Overview. Hoarding disorder is a persistent difficulty discarding or parting with possessions because of a perceived need to save them.

adaa.org/understanding-anxiety/obsessive-compulsive-disorder-ocd/hoarding-basics

Although less often, hoarding may be associated with an eating disorder, pica ( eating non-food materials), Prader-Willi syndrome (a genetic disorder), psychosis  ...

www.psychiatry.org/patients-families/hoarding-disorder/what-is-hoarding-disorder

People with hoarding disorder excessively save items that others may view as worthless. They have persistent difficulty getting rid of or parting with possessions , ...

www.scientificamerican.com/article/real-world-hoarding

Feb 25, 2013 ... The DSM-5, to be published this May, recognizes hoarding as a disorder in its own right for the first time. Research in the last decade has ...

blogs.scientificamerican.com/observations/scans-of-hoarders-brains-reveal-why-they-never-de-clutter

Aug 6, 2012 ... Hoarding disorder is categorized as "the excessive acquisition of and inability to discard objects, resulting in debilitating clutter," wrote the ...

www.webmd.com/mental-health/features/harmless-pack-rat-or-compulsive-hoarder

WebMD takes a look at hoarding -- why some people are prone to keeping ... “ Panic disorder might affect 1%, and obsessive-compulsive disorder maybe 2%.

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

Aug 7, 2012 ... And despite the fact that hoarding has traditionally been seen as a symptom or subtype of obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD), brain activity ...

www.psychologytoday.com/blog/hope-relationships/201409/the-psychology-behind-hoarding

Sep 5, 2014 ... Hoarding is considered an offshoot of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), but recently this categorization is being reevaluated.