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Phobias & Fears: Disability Information Document List

This page contains the full list of articles and documents from the Disabled World Phobias and Fears category.

Though some documents may have since been updated or revised they are still listed by their original publish date, with the most recent documents first.

Publication List

2018-01-05 : Trypophobia Driven by Disgust Not Fear of Holes : Aversion to holes driven by disgust, not fear, study finds - Psychologists reveal neural underpinnings of trypophobia.
2014-08-11 : Fear and Phobias Are Inherited Traits : Trans-generational Epigenetic Inheritance means your environment may affect your genetics in ways that can be passed down to your children.
2010-11-14 : Talk Therapy in Children with Anxiety Disorder : A brain scan with functional MRI can predict which patients with pediatric anxiety disorder will respond to talk therapy and may not need psychiatric medication.
2010-11-11 : Brain Neural Circuits Responsible for Fear Identified : Identifying neural pathways and types of neurons in the amygdala which play a key role in the behavioral expression of fear.
2010-10-28 : Nyctophobia - Fear or Being Afraid of the Dark : Being afraid of the dark is called Nyctophobia a phobia characterized by an acute fear of the darkness or a dark environment.
2009-01-31 : Anxiety Disorders & Panic Attacks : Information on anxiety disorders including panic disorder obsessive compulsive disorder and post traumatic stress disorder.
2009-01-18 : What Is Social Phobia? : Social phobia is one type of social phobia disorder that does not have to be suffered alone and it is treatable with the proper support and medical intervention.
2009-01-18 : Overcoming Social Phobia : There are numerous types of phobia and one of the most common is called social phobia.
2009-01-18 : Fear of Spiders - Arachnophobia : Arachnophobia can be triggered by the mere thought of a spider or even by a picture of one in some cases.
2009-01-18 : Conquer Your Fears or Phobia : Many people are fearful anxious or phobic about something a dark room a furry cat being on top of a tall building or being in a small cramped room.
2009-01-18 : Phobia Treatments : phobia, phobia treatment, social phobia, agoraphobia, specific phobia, anxiety disorders, hypnosis.
2009-01-17 : Agoraphobia Definition and Information : Definition and information on Agoraphobia an anxiety disorder related to fear of being in crowded places that may be difficult to leave quickly.

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