https://psychcentral.com/lib/the-genetics-of-compulsive-hoarding/

This was the third study to find genetic markers specifically associated with compulsive hoarding, according to Sanjaya Saxena, M.D., director of the University of ...

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

Feb 3, 2018 ... Overview. Hoarding disorder is a persistent difficulty discarding or parting with possessions because of a perceived need to save them.

https://iocdf.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/Hoarding-Fact-Sheet.pdf

What is compulsive hoarding? Compulsive hoarding includes ALL three of the following: 1. A person collects and keeps a lot of items, even things that appear ...

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

Hoarding is the persistent difficulty discarding or parting with possessions, ... pica (eating non-food materials), Prader-Willi syndrome (a genetic disorder), ...

https://www.livescience.com/7888-people-hoard-stuff.html

Sep 24, 2009 ... People who compulsively acquire and hoard clutter to the extent that it ... find genetic markers specifically associated with compulsive hoarding, ...

https://www.everydayhealth.com/columns/therese-borchard-sanity-break/8-facts-about-compulsive-hoarding/

Feb 3, 2014 ... The OCD Collaborative Genetics Study reported that genetic linkage findings are different in OCD families with and without hoarding behavior, ...

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17329475

Significant linkage to compulsive hoarding on chromosome 14 in families with ... Genetic Linkage/genetics*; Genetic Markers/genetics; Genotype; Humans; Male ...

https://childrenofhoarders.com/wordpress/?page_id=1440

“The OCD Collaborative Genetics Study is the third study to find genetic markers specifically associated with compulsive hoarding, indicating that it is a distinct ...

https://www.huffpost.com/entry/signs-of-hoarding_n_5335059

May 21, 2014 ... Hoarding has a genetic component, but researchers suspect that what's inherited is not a compulsion to keep stuff, per se, but rather a crippling ...

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

Sep 5, 2014 ... Understanding the causes and symptoms of chronic hoarding may help you ... Genetics: Although hoarding is not an entirely genetic disorder, ...