Phobias: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

13 Aug
2014
By Max Jones

Phobias

Phobias are referred to a group of anxiety symptoms that are based on certain situations or objects. It has been reported that an estimated 5%-12% of Americans have phobias while 6.3 million people suffer from specific phobias. The United States report has mentioned that phobias generally appear in adolescence and adulthood, but can occur in people of all ages. Moreover, phobias are more common among women than men. Basically, phobias are classified into three main types such as, specific phobias, social phobias (social anxiety disorder), and agoraphobia. These are as mentioned below: Continue Reading…