This is my first post here, so let me start off by saying, "Hi!"
I have had (usually) mild to moderate OCD since I was a teenager (I am now 40); my symptoms most often manifest in the form of fixating on germ contamination...being infected by someone else's germs or spreading my germy-ness to other people or things.
After experiencing chronic stress the last two years, my OCD symptoms now seem to be prominent in my life rather than background noise.
In addition to excessive hand washing, I am having a real problem completing basic household cleaning tasks. For example, I don't wa