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Who's afraid of the amygdala? Research blows away "fear center" myth - Boing Boing

Who's afraid of the amygdala? Research blows away "fear center" myth - Boing Boing | Fears and Phobias | Scoop.it
Who's afraid of the amygdala? Research blows away "fear center" myth Boing Boing I recently spoke with Whalen about why the amygdala gets labeled as the brain's “fear center”, what it's actually doing, and how this research could lead to new...
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Weird Phobias In The World - BoldSky

Weird Phobias In The World - BoldSky | Fears and Phobias | Scoop.it
Weird Phobias In The World
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Coming to the point, there are some of the weirdest phobias in the world that only a handful of people are affected with.
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Common Phobias Slideshow: Acrophobia, Agoraphobia, and More

Common Phobias Slideshow: Acrophobia, Agoraphobia, and More | Fears and Phobias | Scoop.it
Afraid of crowds? Fearful of flying? WebMD investigates common phobias and how they can sometimes seriously affect our lives.
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More details on what agoraphobia is, who is typically affected by it and forms of treatment. 

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Fear and Phobias

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Fear and phobia go hand in hand as one usually awakens the other.

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phobophobia - book of phobias

phobophobia - book of phobias | Fears and Phobias | Scoop.it

hat-trick have designed the book phobophobia, which visually documents many different phobias from the fear of clothes to the fear of long words.


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'Love Hormone' Oxytocin Tied to Social Anxiety, Fear in Mice | Psych ...

'Love Hormone' Oxytocin Tied to Social Anxiety, Fear in Mice | Psych ... | Fears and Phobias | Scoop.it
Although the hormone oxytocin is well-known for its ability to promote feelings of love, social bonding and well-being, new Northwestern Medicine research shows.
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The rationale behind the irrational - Sydney Morning Herald

The rationale behind the irrational - Sydney Morning Herald | Fears and Phobias | Scoop.it
Sydney Morning Herald The rationale behind the irrational Sydney Morning Herald Social phobias are one of the three main phobia types and refer to an excessive fear of rejection or judgement from others in social situations, such as meeting new...
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The Effects of Fear - Creepypasta

The Effects of Fear - Creepypasta | Fears and Phobias | Scoop.it
"Doctor Tabitha Lebarr, recording the story given to us during the psychiatric evaluation of David Shore, May 15th, 2013. Patient was admitted for treatment.
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Phobias: the rationale behind irrational fears

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Dean Burnett: Phobias are very common, but what are they and where do they come from?

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What are phobic disorders and how are they treated? - Telemanagement

What are phobic disorders and how are they treated? - Telemanagement | Fears and Phobias | Scoop.it
What are phobic disorders and how are they treated?
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Phobias affect anywhere between 7 and 12% of the population at one time or another, often beginning in late childhood.
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How Babies Learn to Fear Heights - Yahoo! News

How Babies Learn to Fear Heights
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As any parent knows, babies aren't born with a fear of heights. In fact, infants can act frighteningly bold around the edge of a bed or a changing table.
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