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Phobias: Causes, Symptoms and Diagnosis - Medical News Today

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Feb 8, 2016 ... A phobia is an irrational fear, a kind of anxiety disorder in which the individual has a relentless dread of a situation, living creature, place or ...

Phobias - Causes - NHS Choices

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It's not known what causes complex phobias, such as agoraphobia and social phobia. However, it's thought that genetics, brain chemistry and life experiences ...

Phobias - Causes, Symptoms, Treatment, Diagnosis - Canoe.com

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Phobias are fears sparked by certain situations that can interfere with a person's ... Causes. Social and specific phobias sometimes run in families, providing ...

Phobias-Topic Overview - WebMD

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The cause of phobias is unknown. If you have a family member with a phobia, you are more likely to have a phobia. Sometimes a person might have a phobia ...

Phobias Causes - Mayo Clinic

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Much is still unknown about the actual cause of phobias. However, there does appear to be a link between your own phobias and the phobias of your parents.

Why Do We Develop Certain Irrational Phobias? - Scientific American

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Jan 1, 2014 ... In humans, an unwarranted, persistent fear of a certain situation or object, known as specific phobia, can cause overwhelming distress and ...

Causes | Mind, the mental health charity - help for mental health ...

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Jun 15, 2015 ... Explains phobias, including possible causes and how you can access treatment and support. Includes tips for helping yourself, and guidance ...

Phobias and Fears: Symptoms, Treatment, and Self-Help for ...

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But when fears become so severe that they cause tremendous anxiety and interfere with your normal life, they're called phobias. The good news is that phobias ...

Phobia Causes, Signs and Symptoms of Phobia - Phobias ...

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Jan 31, 2001 ... The cause of social phobia is unknown. There is a possibility that altered function of serotonin (a neurotransmitter involved in many behaviors) ...

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Phobias: Causes, Types, and Symptoms - Healthline

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Dec 11, 2015 ... Genetic and environmental factors can cause phobias. Children who have a close relative with an anxiety disorder are at risk for developing a ...

Causes of phobias - Phobics Society

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It is rather unusual for a phobia to develop 'out of nowhere' after the age of 30 – 35. Phobias can be caused by stressful situations, certain experiences or ...

What Causes Phobias? - Verywell

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Mar 24, 2016 ... The causes of phobias are not yet fully understood. However, researchers have identified several possible factors. Read on to discover some ...