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IN Weird ON 25 May, 2015
Some people are afraid of love and some get scared while seeing chocolates. It sounds awkward but is factually true.
A person who has any phobia shows certain sign and symptoms while facing the object or situation he/she fears. Phobias are classified in three categories - clinical, specific and social. The reason behind the phobias can vary. Since phobia is concerned with health and medical issues, the treatment procedure includes therapy and medications.
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Arachnophobia is commonly seen. People having this phobia usually scream while seeing spiders.
Almost all of us do not like unpleasant breath, but those who have Halitophobia are terribly scared of this. It affects 0.5–1.0% of the adult population worldwide.
Some people fear to be happy because they think when they are happy, the happiness will be tainted soon. Aversion to happiness starts with a perception but later it can turn critical. Mostly people of non-western cultures have Cherophobia.
It's hard to believe, but Philophobia exists. Some people have the unwanted fear of falling in love. They get scared when they hear about any kind of emotional attachment.
Those who have Acrophobia are scared of falling, they may cause a panic attack.
I also feel too scary seeing sharp pointed needles. Trypanophobia is generally termed as needle phobia.
Irrational fear of cats is called cat phobia and the medical term is Ailurophobia.
Enochlophobia sufferers feel comfort and danger when they see crowds. They generally do not like to visit public places and staying there for a while is too hard for them.
Repeated frightful nightmares can cause Hypnophobia.
People who have Mechanophobia feel dizziness, trembling or rapid heartbeat when they stay near to the machines.
Fear of germs, contamination or dirt is obvious, but Mysophobia victims repeatedly wash hands. They are too sensitive towards filth.
Xenophobia is the fear of seeing foreigners. It includes the extreme hatred towards people of another culture.
Thermophobia sufferers hate high temperature.
Death anxiety is a psychological problem. Thanatophobia is commonly seen in old people.
It is believed that Pyrophobia is in existence since human evolution. People having this phobia can not see the wildfire, house fire etc. Those who are a serious victim, they can not tolerate even a candle lighting.
Don't you find it silly? Some people not only hate chocolates, but they fear while seeing them.