There are two main types of phobias.
Social phobia is a general anxiety in social situations
and fears about various society-related issues.
A specific fear of an object or activity is
called a Specific phobia.
Phobias: Phobias arenít just extreme fear; they are irrational fear. Adults with phobias realize their fears are irrational but often facing, or even thinking about facing, the feared object or situation brings on a panic attack or severe anxiety. 1
Researching symptoms of Phobias: Further information about the symptoms of Phobias is available including a list of symptoms of Phobias, or alternatively return to research other symptoms in the symptom center.
Treatments for Phobias: Various information is available about treatments available for Phobias, or research treatments for other diseases.
Statistics and Phobias:
Various sources and calculations are available in statistics about Phobias,
prevalence and incidence statistics for Phobias,
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|Contents for Phobias:|
1. excerpt from Phobia: NWHIC
Last revision: June 10, 2003
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