I am a germaphobe. I’m constantly washing my hands, and I’m always thinking while out in public where I’ve sat and what I’ve touched. So, when COVID came along, my hypersensitivity went into overdrive. I began thinking about more than just using caution on where I touched and how often I washed my hands. I began thinking about how I cleaned things and if my laundry habits produced hygienic clothing.
My research yielded some interesting findings, and as a result, I’ve changed a few of my habits. Below I’ve summarized some of my discoveries.