Jan 1, 2014 ... Specific phobia is among the more prevalent anxiety disorders, affecting an ... 25
to 65 percent, although we do not know which genes have a leading part. ...
people tend to do a poor job of identifying the source of their fears.
Feb 2, 2012 ... Because of their irrationality, it seems like phobias can't have an evolutionary
purpose. But why do we have them? It's miserable researching ...
Oct 28, 2015 ... It's a response that causes people to avoid their object-of-fear like the plague. ... It
article surprised me, because many people have phobias of ...
Having a phobia means you are extremely afraid of a specific object,situation,or
... People with phobias have so much fear that it is hard to do normal activities ...
5 days ago ... Over 50 million people in the US have a phobia. ... which include the word "
phobia" do not refer to fear, but rather to prejudice or discrimination.
Dec 11, 2015 ... If you have a phobia, you will experience a deep sense of dread, and ... People
with phobias often realize their fear is irrational, but they're unable to do ... People
with this phobia have severe physical symptoms when they ...
Mar 24, 2006 ... But why do people develop phobias? ... I have no idea what brought on this
phobia or how it developed, but it's there... luckily, there's not much ...
Learn more about phobias here. ... Have a question in mind? It's your turn to Ask
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Jun 28, 2013 ... But when you do genuinely fear something for no rational reason, ... Social
phobias are where you have an irrational fear of how people will ...