The dark side of our cleaning obsession

Published: Irish Independent
Expert Opinion: Dr. Malie Coyne

“Many people find that cleaning can be quite a therapeutic activity, as can ordering our environments for our well-being. As long as cleaning does not begin to interfere in a significant way with your personal, social or work life, then each to their own.”

“Excessive cleaning is one of five subtypes for OCD and is also known as contamination obsession with washing/cleaning compulsion.”

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