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Fear of surgical operations. Tomophobia

Most people suffer from a form of fear of medical procedures during their life. There are many different aspects of this fear and not everyone has every part. Some of these parts include fear of surgery, fear of dental work, and fear of doctors.

Fear of blood. Hemophobia or Hemaphobia or Hematophobia

Blood phobia (also known as hemophobia or hematophobia in American English and haemophobia or haematophobia in British English) is an extreme irrational fear of blood, a type of specific phobia. Severe cases of this fear can cause physical reactions that are uncommon in most other fears, specifically vasovagal syncope (fainting). Similar reactions can also occur with trypanophobia and traumatophobia.

Fear of pins and needles (Aichmophobia). Belonephobia

Belonephobia is the fear of pins and needles (Aichmophobia). Treatment of Belonephobia For many individual who are suffering from pins and needles (Aichmophobia) - Belonephobia. Don't always feel the need of treatment because they can just avoid the object of their fear.

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Psychology term of the day

April 22nd 2021


Fear of the dark is a common fear or phobia among children and, to a varying degree, adults. A fear of the dark does not always concern darkness itself; it can also be a fear of possible or imagined dangers concealed by darkness. Some degree of fear of the dark is natural, especially as a phase of child development.