My Life with Germaphobia during …

Tracey has suffered from crippling anxiety and germaphobia for most of her life. However, the worldwide spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, many of Tracey’s deepest fears are unfortunately becoming a reality. Suddenly, Tracey’s obsessions, rituals, and anxieties suddenly seems more relevant and true than ever. VICE spent a day with Tracey to better understand the realities of living with germaphobia.

Learn more about Tracey at or follow her on social media @trixietuzzini

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