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Porphyrophobia – Fear of the Color Purple

What is Porphyrophobia? Form the whole spectrum of colors, if you dread the color purple, you have porphyrophobia. It is an abnormal, persistent fear of the color purple. A person suffering from porphyrophobia will most likely pass his or her...
An upper view of feet together

Podophobia – Fear of Feet

What is Podophobia? When you have feelings of dread about feet you have podophobia. This fear can make you feel highly irritated and distressed at the sight of your own or other people’s feet. Podophobia causes you to feel anxious or feel...
Phobophobia symptoms such as anxiety and avoidance

Phobophobia – Fear of Phobias

What is Phobophobia? Phobophobia is a fear of developing or getting a phobia. This phobia is more associated to anxiety rather than to a distinct devastating fear. A phobic individual may have anxiety attacks with a belief that a phobia is the...
A girl looks scared

Philophobia – Fear of Love

What is Philophobia? When you have a fear of getting involved with someone or falling in love, you have philophobia. A fear of losing control over oneself is one of the many reasons that lead to cause this phobia, the fear of love. It is often...
Pedophobia causes persistent feeling of dread for children

Pedophobia – Fear of Children

Pedophobia – Fear of Children When you get frightened every time you are around children, pedophobia is what you have. Fear of children can develop for a number of reasons. Often, this phobia can result from childhood experiences that...
Papyrophobia Causes Symptoms such as sweating and quick breathing

Papyrophobia – Fear of Paper

Papyrophobia – Fear of Paper When a person has an abnormal and persistent fear for paper he or she is said to suffer from papyrophobia. Even though an individual with this phobia realizes that his or her fear is unreasonable, in some,...
Ornithophobia Symptoms heart palpitations and nausea

Ornithophobia – Fear of Birds

Ornithophobia – Fear of Birds Those who have a fear or dread of birds are said to have ornithophobia. Generally, people find birds to be adorable and beautiful. They love their striking plumage and soothing sounds, but some have extreme...
Ombrophobia Symptoms include sweating and panic

Ombrophobia – Fear of Rain

Ombrophobia – Fear of Rain People have a tendency to instinctively run to inside a shelter or vehicle to avoid getting wet or drenched when it starts to rain all of a sudden. Some are worried about their appearances and get concerned about...
Nyctophobia Symptoms sweating and feeling of dread

Nyctophobia – Fear of the Dark

Nyctophobia – Fear of the Dark Most of us view the dark as a time to take rest and refresh ourselves, but some fear the darkness and garner anxieties during the dark. They are those who suffer from nyctophobia or fear of the dark. Such...
Octophobia Causes Symptoms such as profuse sweating and loss of control

Octophobia – Fear of the Figure 8

Octophobia – Fear of the Figure 8 Fearing certain numbers is a lot common than you would think. A fear of number eight leads to a fear which can sometimes extend to other phobias. Some may decline to reside in a home that has number 8...