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Yes, I'm a Germaphobe, So Get Used to It! From a Mom of a Micro Preemie

Jennifer Degl | Posted 03.14.2015 | Parents
Jennifer Degl

Today I had an experience that made me very emotional. It would not seem like a big deal to most, but it was to me. For (what seems like) the 100th time, I left a family party because one or more of the children at the party were sick.

5 Tips For Avoiding Germs From an Avid Germaphobe

Karen S. Exkorn | Posted 02.11.2013 | Fifty
Karen S. Exkorn

My germ-phobia started at age 10 when my father contracted hepatitis from some tainted water in my hometown. Because it was a highly communicable disease, my mother had my brother and me on high germ alert. We washed our hands so much, we put Lady Macbeth to shame.