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Ephebiphobia Symptoms

Ephebiphobia – Fear of Teenagers

Ephebiphobia – Fear of Teenagers An intense, persistent and irrational fear of youth and teenagers is called ephebiphobia. This is a unique type of fear where a phobic dreads teens thought to be non-compliant or who display rude behavior. Know...
Domatophobia Symptoms

Domatophobia – Fear of Houses

Domatophobia – Fear of Houses If you see someone with an abnormal dread of houses, it is domatophobia. For a domatophobe, houses can appear as repressive or unsafe. You may be familiar with agoraphobia, a fear of marketplace. Domatophobia...
Dendrophobia Symptoms

Dendrophobia – Fear of Trees

Dendrophobia – Fear of Trees When the object of your irrational fear is trees, you have dendrophobia. Most people find trees to be calming & peaceful, but some people seem to loathe the twisted trunks or intense growth. Specific trees...
Cyberphobia Symptoms

Cyberphobia – Fear of Computers

Cyberphobia – Fear of Computers If you fear computers, you have cyberphobia. Such a fear phobia can lead to problems regarding your career, as office work or job requires using computers. In today’s world there are few jobs that do not...
Coulrophobia Symptoms

Coulrophobia – Fear of Clowns

Coulrophobia – Fear of Clowns If you have an irrational, persistent & overwhelming feeling of fear when faced by clowns or related images, you have coulrophobia. Children often admit about their strong fear of clowns. Many children...
Chronomentrophobia Symptoms

Chronomentrophobia – Fear of Clocks

Chronomentrophobia – Fear of Clocks When you start fearing clocks, you have chronomentrophobia. A dislike for clocks, may indicate another underlying fear, that of death. The fear of clocks is characterized by a fear of time passing by...
Chromophobia Symptoms

Chromophobia – Fear of Colors

Chromophobia – Fear of Colors Chromophobia, also known as chromatophobia is a persistent, irrational fear of colors. A severe form of this phobia can hinder daily activities and can make life self limiting. It can develop following a negative...
Chionophobia Fear of Snow

Chionophobia – Fear of Snow

Chionophobia – Fear of Snow A phobia associated with the weather, chionophobia causes intense dislike for snow. A person affected by chionophobia is said to have a persistent fear of snow. One of the biggest reasons for this phobia is...
Catoptrophobia Fear of Mirrors

Catoptrophobia – Fear of Mirrors

Catoptrophobia – Fear of Mirrors This is a specific phobia that is characterized by an overwhelming persistent fear of mirrors. A person suffering from this abnormal fear of mirrors or one’s own reflection may have underlying self apprehensions. In...
Woman drinking soda from a straw

New Research: Drinking soda can raise overall stroke risk

Greater sugar-sweetened and low-calorie soda consumption is associated with a higher risk of stroke. Conversely, consumption of caffeinated or decaffeinated coffee was associated with a lower risk, this was found by researchers from Cleveland...