We all have things sitting in a pile somewhere that we should probably throw out.
It could be a phone bill that got filed away with important papers or a useless trinket given as a gift that would be rude to put out with the rubbish. For a small but increasing number of people, however, those items imperceptibly add up.
Like the proverbial frog in a pot of water being slowly brought to a boil, they lose the ability to notice that their surroundings have become untenable. In the most extreme compulsive hoarding cases, people die from an inability […] Read more