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Acrophobia

Acrophobia is an excessive fear of heights and manifests as severe anxiety. A person could have an attack just walking up stairs or climbing a ladder. Sometimes the fear is so great a person can't move. Acrophobia can create a dangerous situation for someone who has it.

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The ten most common phobias

What are you most afraid of?

There are many things that we are fearful of, but here are the ten most common phobias:

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Social Phobia

Social phobia is an extreme fear of social situations such as speaking in public and interacting with others. The fear can be so extreme it can affect one's relationships with friends, family, and work colleagues. People with social phobia are terrified of being embarrassed in social situations. Social phobia is also sometimes called social anxiety disorder.

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Rare And Uncommon Phobias
  • Chirophobia | Fear of hands.
  • Chloephobia | Fear of newspapers.
  • Globophobia |Fear of balloons.
  • Omphalophobia | Fear of Umbilicus (Bello Buttons).
  • Optophobia | Fear of opening your eyes.
  • Nomophobia | Fear of not having your cell phone.
  • Pogonophobia | Fear of facial hair.
  • Turophobia | Fear of cheese.
  • Ablutophobia | Fear of bathing.
  • Arithmophobia | Fear of math.
  • Eisoptrophobia | Fear of mirrors.
  • Plutophobia | Fear of wealth.
  • Xanthophobia | Fear of the color yellow.

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