Latest Phobia Stories
Kyle MacDonald’s OvercomingSocialAnxiety.com website has been awarded the Best of the Web Blog Award for 2014 by leading psychotherapy website PsychCentral.com. (PRWEB)
We all have fears, rational or not. Some fear the dark, some fear snakes, and some fear the unknown. Most of us just have to accept our fears and try to live with them. Except, perhaps, if you are a certain 44-year-old business man in the UK.
The recent Ebola outbreak has created a media and public frenzy.
While antidepressants are the most commonly used treatment for social anxiety disorder, new research suggests that cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) is more effective and, unlike medication, can have lasting effects long after treatment has stopped.
DailyGossip.org publishes a review on a new effective method for sufferers who are dealing with anxiety.
The Takeoff Today Program developed by Rich Presta is a new program that teaches people how to overcome their anxiety, panic attacks and phobias easily.
The vast majority of African-American and Afro-Caribbean youth face racial discrimination, and these experiences are associated with an increased risk of mental health problems.
Neuroscientists have discovered a brain pathway that underlies the emotional behaviors critical for survival.
The Linden Method developed by Charles Linden is a newly updated program that teaches people how to get rid of anxiety, panic attacks, and social phobias naturally.
A review on the site abb2u.com shows whether the Takeoff Today Program can help users overcome their fear of flying quickly. (PRWEB) March 11, 2014
Obesophobia or Pocrescophobia, from the Greek phobia, meaning fear or morbid fear and obeso, meaning fat, is a persistent and abnormal fear of gaining weight, especially in cultures that value being thin. This phobia was listed as a rare disease by the Office of Rare Diseases of the National Institutes of Health. Certain individuals suffering from this phobia originally start with a desire to lose weight which turns into a compulsive desire to avoid all of the things that could result in...
Phobophobia is a phobia defined as the fear of phobias, or the fear of fear, including intense anxiety and unrealistic and persistent fear of the somatic sensations and the feared phobia ensuing. This phobia can also be defined as the fear of developing a phobia. Phobophobia is related to anxiety disorders and panic attacks directly linked to other types of phobias, such as agoraphobia. When a patient has developed this phobia, their condition might be diagnosed and treated as part of anxiety...
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