What do You Mean by Phobia ? Various Types of Common Phobias.

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Most common phobias of the world .

Generally if we look at the definitions of the phobias it states that a phobia is a strong fear of a particular animal, situations , a general activity and any physical object. Actually if we look at the consequences the proportion of the of the fear is huge. It can stay quite a long time and can cause people vomit, sweat, tremble and can cause them to even faint.

Generally it is seen that majority of the people around the world has some or the other phobias and they can go to great lengths to avoid the subjects of their phobias. Generally it is seen that if they are not cured initially they become our second nature. 

If we talk about the common and unusual phobias the list goes like this :

  • Arachnephobia : It is due to fear of Spiders.

  • Ophidiophobia : It is due to fear of Snakes.

  • Pogonophobia : It is due to fear of Beards.

  • Alektorophobia : It is due to fear of Chickens.

  • Chorophobia : It is due to fear of Dancing.

  • Aerophobia : It is due to fear of Flying.

  • Agoraphobia : It is due to fear of Open Spaces.

  • Claustrophobia : It is due to fear of Confined Spaces.

  • Acrophobia : It is due to fear of Heights.

  • Pediophobia : It is due to fear of Dolls.

  • Ichthyophobia : It is due to fear of Fish.

  • Batrachophobia : It is due to fear of Frogs.

  • Chaetophobia : It is due to fear of Hair.

  • Eisoptrophobia : It is due to fear of Mirrors.

  • Triskaidekaphobia : It is due to fear of Number 13.

  • Linonophobia : It is due to fear of String .

  • Odontophobia : It is due to fear of Teeth.

Generally above are the quite common and unusual phobias that are most spread around the world. Most of the people around the world suffer from these phobias and they are quite afraid of these things. Generally people go to many cychiatrist for the cure of there threatening phobias. If they deal with that then most of the time they live all through there life with the fear that this could be dangerous if that object, situations or activity comes before them.  

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