Phobias


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Phobias


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"Most phobias are created when there is a sensitising event.
Playing games with vehicle simulations or car computer games can also help the driver in becoming more confident and overcome such phobias, Dr Mirza added.
Seen by age groups, 10.3 percent of people aged between 18 to 29 years, as well as those between 45 to 59 years of age, have phobias. Those aged between 30 to 44 years recorded figures of 9.7 percent.
But while Halloween is frightful fun for most, some of us are gripped by fear all year round because of phobias.
A PHOBIA of needles is one of the most common phobias around, with estimates suggesting that it affects between 3.5% and 10% of the general population.
mind OVER MATTER WITH DR ELLIE MILBY A PHOBIA of needles is one of the most common phobias around, with estimates suggesting that it affects between 3.5% and 10% of the general population.
And phobias can strike anyone, regardless of age or sex.
In "Phobia Relief: From Fear to Freedom", author Kalliope Barlis draws upon her more than 20 years' experience in Neuro-Linguistic Programming to offer step-by-step instructions for ridding yourself of illogical fears and phobias by using Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) techniques.
People can develop a phobia of almost anything, as this list of unusual phobias shows: NOMOPHOBIA A sign of the times, nomophobia is the fear of being without mobile phone contact.
An estimated 19.2 million American adults deal with specific phobias, the National Institute of Mental Health reports.