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Astraphobia is the Fear of Thunder and Lightning

Astraphobia – Fear of Thunder and Lightning

Astraphobia – Fear of Thunder and Lightning Astraphobia is an abnormal fear of loud thunder and flash lightning. It is a very specific type of phobia which can make you take extreme and sometimes stupid measures to avoid facing a feared...
Arithmophobia - Fear of Numbers

Arithmophobia – Fear of Numbers

Arithmophobia – Fear of Numbers Arithmophobia is an aggravated, persistent fear of numbers. This specific phobia makes an arithmophobe overwhelmed by numbers. It can be date, telephone number, zip code or a credit card number. People with...
Arachnophobia - Fear of Spiders

Arachnophobia – Fear of Spiders

Arachnophobia – Fear of Spiders Arachnophobia is an irrational, ever present fear of spiders. An arachnophobe will often avoid walking barefoot and be on the lookout when bathing. If you have arachnophobia, you will most likely take measures...
Anthropophobia Causes Symptoms such as panic attack, rapid pulse and trembling

Anthropophobia – Fear of People or Society

Anthropophobia – Fear of People or Society Anthropophobia or anthrophobia makes one experience an abnormal, persistent fear of people. An anthrophobe experiences extraordinary & extreme discomfort in vicinity of other people. Even...
Anginophobia Causes Symptoms such as anxiety, rapid pulse, irregular heartbeat & heavy breathing

Anginophobia – Fear of Angina or Choking

Anginophobia – Fear of Angina or Choking Anginophobia is characterized by an abnormal, persistent fear of angina, narrowness or choking. This phobia is generally found in people with a previous history of heart conditions or those who...
Androphobia Causes Symptoms such as rapid pulse, anxiety and trembling

Androphobia – Fear of Men

Androphobia – Fear of Men Androphobia is a mental condition characterized by an abnormal fear of men. Though commonly found to affect women, this condition can also occur in men. People suffering from this phobia are wary of facing men...
Amaxophobia Causes Symptoms such as profuse sweating, shaking, confusion & loss of control

Amaxophobia – Fear of Riding in a Car

Amaxophobia – Fear of Riding in a Car Fearing a car ride is common and is known as amaxophobia. This can become evident in many ways such as intense anxiety, backseat driving, or avoidance. This phobia is associated with a partial or total...
Zoophobia Causes Symptoms like anxiety, palpitations & sweating

Zoophobia – Fear of Animals

Zoophobia – Fear of Animals Zoophobia is when you overwhelmingly fear animals. This phobia must not be taken to mean any rational fear of dangerous animals, such as lions or snakes. It is characterized by an abnormal and irrational fear...
Wiccaphobia Causes Symptoms such as fright, dread, sweating & anxiety

Wiccaphobia – Fear of Witches and Witchcraft

Wiccaphobia – Fear of Witches and Witchcraft Fearing witches & witchcraft has been present since times immemorial. People affected with wiccaphobia imagine about magical beings that cast their spells to cause mental or physical harm. Wiccaphobia...
Agoraphobia Causes Symptoms like nervousness and anxiety which respond well to Agoraphobia Treatment

Agoraphobia – Fear of Open Spaces or Crowds

Agoraphobia – Fear of Open Spaces or Crowds Agoraphobia is an overwhelming fright of open or crowded spaces. Besides fear of the open space, it also comprises fear of revelation following a panic attack. This phobia is often associated...