Anxiety disorders are one of the most common psychiatric illnesses globally. Even celebrities suffer from anxiety disorders. These include Jessica Alba, Whoopi Goldberg, Howie Mandel, Charlize Theron and Johnny Depp to name a few. There is no cure for anxiety disorders but very effective treatments are available with a good evidence base.
Are you afraid of the dark, or do you know someone who is? The truth is, many human beings are afraid of the dark. OnlineClock.net did research on this subject and came up with some surprising statistics regarding how many people suffer from this fear. Also, they explore the question of whether or not a fear of the dark is perhaps justified.
A phobia is a fear of an object or situation that is often seen by most people other than the sufferer as irrational. Approximately 6 million Americans experience a phobia in one or more areas. Here, 40 of some of the most unusual phobias are defined and illustrated by Online Psychology Degree Guide.