Displaying all news results for 'Phobia'
Category: Bizarre | Posted on 1-28-2014 | 20 comments
One woman from Kent suffers form an unusual phobia that makes her frightened of newspapers.
Category: Science & Technology | Posted on 12-2-2013 | 19 comments
Scientists believe that phobias may be passed down between generations through a person's DNA.
Category: Metaphysics & Psychology | Posted on 9-9-2013 | 34 comments
A previously unrecognized phobia of objects filled with holes could be a human survival instinct.
Category: Ghosts & Hauntings | Posted on 3-1-2013 | 26 comments
Are children more open to the paranormal or is there a conventional psychological explanation ?.
Category: Natural World | Posted on 2-10-2013 | 39 comments
Anyone suffering from arachnophobia may want to steer clear of Santo Antônio da Platina for a while.
Category: Natural World | Posted on 10-3-2012 | 16 comments
Despite being creatures of the night bats appear to have a strong aversion to being in direct moonlight.
Category: Natural World | Posted on 6-20-2012 | 92 comments
Humans are believed to have evolved the innate ability to both sense and fear spiders and snakes.
Category: Natural World | Posted on 2-27-2012 | 30 comments
Research has suggested that people scared of spiders are likely to perceive them as larger than they are.
Category: Bizarre | Posted on 7-2-2011 | 31 comments
Everyone's heard of a fear of heights or spiders, but what are some of the lesser known phobias ?.
Category: Bizarre | Posted on 7-1-2011 | 11 comments
23 year-old Paula Ross has been absolutely terrified of the yellow fruit for her whole life.