Our dull article: Aichmophobia, the fear of sharp objects

Aichmophobia is the fear of sharp objects. It’s not known to be a common phobia, even though it can cause intense anxiety and also panic attacks in some people. Most people suffering from aichmophobia have had very bad experiences with knives or other pointed objects that caused them physical harm. Or they might have seen […]

Claustrophobia: The Fear of Restricted & Confined Spaces (e.g., Facemasks!)

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Anthropophobia: The Fear of People

Anthropophobia is an often temporary social phobia that commonly affects adolescents. It is distinguished from misanthropy by its moral and philosophical side, which is not a phobia. It’s defined as a “fear of people” and is common among 13-18 year olds, for whom the slightest social contact can quickly seem insurmountable. The symptoms of anthropophobia […]

Using CBD for OCD: Why (and How) It’s Effective

In recent years, scientific research has been able to confirm that the anxiety disorder Obsessive-compulsive Disorder (OCD) is more common than originally thought. According to recent reports by the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), 1.2% of all US adults have been diagnosed with OCD – with over 80% of the affected suffering moderate to […]