phobias

"The idea appalled me at 6 and it still appalls me at 30. I’m quite certain it will appall me right through menopause."
Experts weigh in on the condition and how to cope if this issue is preventing you from taking trips.
"While I myself don’t experience emetophobia (fear of vomiting), making a concoction of split pea soup, white vinegar and crackers to put in my mouth and spit into a toilet was definitely a discomfort I could have lived without."
"With my phobia, the idea of being pregnant and enduring morning sickness was enough to make me want to call the whole thing off."
A rendering of Royal Caribbean's new ship is hard to wrap your brain around — and there's a psychological reason why, according to experts.
When you take a step back and think about the idea of Father Christmas, it makes sense that kids would be frightened.
The pandemic sparked a rise in dog ownership. For those with a fear of them, it's a nightmare come true.
Scared of getting the jab? There's been a 1,600% increase in people reading advice on vaccination phobias over the past four months.
I've managed to keep my irrational fears hidden – for now.