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Autophobia

Autophobia is a specific phobia characterized by an intense and irrational fear of being alone.

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Atychiphobia

Atychiphobia is a type of anxiety disorder that is characterized by an intense fear of failure or the possibility of failure

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Emetophobia

There are various treatment options available for emetophobia, including traditional therapies, non-traditional treatments, and medical treatments

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Statistics About Phobias

The National Institute of Mental Health reports that phobias are one of the most prevalent mental diseases in the United States (NIMH). Ten percent of the U.S. population suffers from specific phobias, 7.1 percent from social phobias, and 0.9 percent from agoraphobia.  You are not alone if you are afraid of heights, spiders, or public speaking. […]

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Phobia

It is common for a person to have one or two irrational fears. Some people are afraid of spiders, for example, while others feel scared to go for their annual dental checkup. Most such people have these fears well under control as they are minor and do not disrupt their lives. However, for some, these […]

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What Is Mysophobia

Mysophobia is a phobia that is characterized by an irrational fear of germs, pollution, contamination, or dirt. It’s fair and sensible to be worried about food cross-contamination, contact with other people’s bodily secretions or fluids, and keeping excellent hygiene. Yet, if you have mysophobia, these common concerns become exaggerated and disruptive.

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Famous People And Celebrities With Phobias

Celebrities, singers, and other well-known people are not immune to phobias. They may be famed and renowned in their fields, but when confronted with their anxieties and phobias,

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Phobias Treatment

A phobia is an implausible and overwhelming fear response. An individual suffering from a phobia may feel a strong sense of dread or panic when confronted with the cause of the fear. Fear can be directed toward a specific situation, place, or item. In contrast to generalized anxiety disorders, phobias are typically associated with something […]

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