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This Is What It’s Like To Have OCD During The Coronavirus Pandemic

While I have obsessive-compulsive disorder, I’m not a compulsive hand-washer.  In fact, I’ve been quite militant at ensuring people don’t stereotype OCD as the hand-washing, lining-things-up-neatly, perfectionist’s disease.  I do have some slightly heightened fears around germs and contamination but they’re by no means debilitating. My own personal brand of OCD is more concerned with […]

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These Retailers Refused To Close During The Pandemic, So An Illinois City Shut Them Down

All kinds of companies have been claiming they provide an “essential” service to the public during the coronavirus pandemic, so they can stay open despite a mounting number of stay-home orders from state and local governments. They include arts-and-crafts chains JoAnn Fabrics and Michaels and the video game seller GameStop. The refusal of those retail […]

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Chloë Sevigny Shows Support For Fellow Pregnant Women During Coronavirus Pandemic

Chloë Sevigny is showing some support for fellow “expecting families,” telling fans on Instagram that she found some recent coronavirus-related news “very distressing.” The 45-year-old actor posted a snapshot of herself cradling her pregnant belly on Monday, writing that she hopes “all expecting families are finding some calm.” “Today’s news in NY was very distressing […]