What's the difference between a hoarder and a collector?

I like to know is the hoarder a mental illness, both collector and hoarder are related to keeping possessions, what makes the major difference? Is this been faced by healthcare professionals while handling documents & data?

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It’s one of upcoming issues faced by people. since healthcare workers deals with lots of patient data, nonclinical data and other data there are chances to fall in the hoarder category.

what makes the difference between hoarder and collector is

collectors feel proud to preserve their possession and to appreciate it and are willing to show them for others to take part in meetings or meetings with others who share their interests.

Hoarders feel embarrassed at the possessions, since their possessions are dispersed alone often, without any functional organization, have an embarrassment, which often leads to a loss of functional living area.

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