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Fear of getting wrinkles. Rhytiphobia

Rhytiphobia is the fear of getting wrinkles. Symptoms of RhytiphobiaPhobias are to be taken seriously. If they aren't given proper attention and treatment, might start to limit the sufferers life.

Fear of abnormal dislike of politicians. Politicophobia

Politicophobia is the fear of abnormal dislike of politicians. Common Causes and Triggers of PoliticophobiaThere are a large variety of reasons that cause or trigger the fear of abnormal dislike of politicians. But the most prominent ones are are:Upbringing – People who are raised by people that either are afraid, or have transmitted a sense of uncertainty or danger related to abnormal dislike of politicians, might experience Politicophobia most commonly.

Fear of many things. Polyphobia

Polyphobia is the fear of many things. Common Causes and Triggers of PolyphobiaThere are a large variety of reasons that cause or trigger the fear of many things. But the most prominent ones are are:Upbringing – People who are raised by people that either are afraid, or have transmitted a sense of uncertainty or danger related to many things, might experience Polyphobia most commonly.

Fear of punishment. Poinephobia

Poinephobia is the fear of punishment. Treatment of PoinephobiaFor many individual who are suffering from punishment - Poinephobia. Don't always feel the need of treatment because they can just avoid the object of their fear.

Fear of overworking or of pain. Ponophobia

Ponophobia is the fear of overworking or of pain. Ponophobia SymptomsPhobias should never be taken very lightly. Because, all phobias can to some degree limit a persons daily activities and are in some cases the root cause that make someone experience anxiety and leading up all the way to depression.

Fear of the color purple. Porphyrophobia

Chromophobia (also known as chromatophobia or chrematophobia) is a persistent, irrational fear of, or aversion to, colors and is usually a conditioned response. While actual clinical phobias to color are rare, colors can elicit hormonal responses and psychological reactions. Chromophobia may also refer to an aversion of use of color in products or design.

Fear of alcohol. Potophobia

Potophobia is the fear of alcohol. Potophobia SymptomsPhobias should never be taken very lightly. Because, all phobias can to some degree limit a persons daily activities and are in some cases the root cause that make someone experience anxiety and leading up all the way to depression.

Fear of drugs. Pharmacophobia

Medication phobia, also known as pharmacophobia, is a fear of the use of pharmacological treatments. In severe, excessive and irrational cases it may be a type of specific phobia. While lack of awareness by patient or doctor of adverse drug reactions can have serious consequences, having a phobia of medications can also have serious detrimental effects on patient health, for example refusal of necessary pharmacological interventions.

Fear of rectums. Proctophobia

Proctophobia is the fear of rectums. Treatment of ProctophobiaFor many individual who are suffering from rectums - Proctophobia. Don't always feel the need of treatment because they can just avoid the object of their fear.

Fear of progress. Prosophobia

Neophobia is the fear of anything new, especially a persistent and abnormal fear. In its milder form, it can manifest as the unwillingness to try new things or break from routine. In the context of children the term is generally used to indicate a tendency to reject unknown or novel foods.

Fear of stuttering. Psellismophobia

Psellismophobia is the fear of stuttering. Symptoms of PsellismophobiaPhobias are to be taken seriously. If they aren't given proper attention and treatment, might start to limit the sufferers life.

Fear of spirits. Pneumatiphobia

The fear of ghosts in many human cultures is based on beliefs that some ghosts may be malevolent towards people and dangerous (within the range of all possible attitudes, including mischievous, benign, indifferent, etc. ). It is related to fear of the dark.

Fear of choking of being smothered. Pnigophobia or Pnigerophobia

Pnigophobia or Pnigerophobia is the fear of choking of being smothered. Pnigophobia or Pnigerophobia SymptomsPhobias should never be taken very lightly. Because, all phobias can to some degree limit a persons daily activities and are in some cases the root cause that make someone experience anxiety and leading up all the way to depression.

Fear of gaining weight (Obesophobia). Pocrescophobia

Anorexia nervosa, often referred to simply as anorexia, is an eating disorder, characterized by low weight, food restriction, fear of gaining weight and a strong desire to be thin. Many people with anorexia see themselves as overweight even though they are, in fact, underweight. They often deny that they have a problem with low weight.

Fear of beards. Pogonophobia

Pogonophobia is the fear of beards. .

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April 22nd 2021

Nyctophobia

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.