About 10% of the population suffers from an irrational fear of needles and injections. Medical phobias -- fear of blood, injections, and injury -- differ from other types of phobias in key ways.
As long as I can remember I have had a phobia of bare feet (known as Podophobia, Podiaphobia or Petaphelaphobia).There is no rational reason I can think of for this, but what I do know is that it does impact on my life...
The author writes a letter to his six year old self, explaining the origins of his emetophobia
Cuprolaminophobia is the fear of coins. People who suffer this phobia find coins disgusting and are often unable to handle them. If a coin is dirty, rusted or wet, this often intensifies the feelings of disgust a...
Death is an inevitable part of life, but if you're suffering from necrophobia, the fear of death may feel overwhelming. In this Hub, we'll talk about some practical ways to overcome necrophobia.
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Are you scared of spiders? I know I am, but this is how I manage to keep my phobia of spiders (arachnophobia) under control and even find the spiders themselves quite fascinating....
Automatonophobia refers to an irrational fear of objects that falsely imitate a living, conscious being. Common examples include dolls, wax figures, puppets, and ventriloquist dummies.
What places should someone with masklophobia, or the irrational fear of masks and/or masks, be wary of?
For some people blushing can become something to fear and dread so that it interferes with their daily lives. How can we address a fear or phobia of blushing?
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