Category Archives: Understanding Phobias

Learn how to understand phobias means you can learn to live with them.

Phobias, out of sight, out of mind?

Phobias, out of sight, out of mind?When you bear in mind the number of people who suffer from phobias and other connected conditions such as depression and anxiety, why are people so reluctant to understand and appreciate the struggles of sufferers? Independent estimates suggest that 350...
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Phobias and the power of the mind

What is a phobia?If you suffer from a phobia it is very easy to get wrapped up in the moment and fail to understand what has brought on your phobia or what has made a difficult situation sometimes intolerable. When you are in the middle of...
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Is teeth grinding a sign of social phobias?

Is teeth grinding a sign of social phobias?A report published in the Journal of Oral Rehabilitation cast a very interesting light on social phobias and their impact upon different elements of your life. It seems that there is a direct link between teeth grinding and social...
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Is mental health stigma impacted by wealth?

Is mental health stigma impacted by wealth?It may seem something of a bizarre question but there is a growing belief that the stigma of mental health is impacted in some way by an individual’s wealth. There is the old saying that somebody with money and mental...
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