Acrophobia is a persistent and excessive fear of heights. People with acrophobia may experience panic attacks when they are at the top of a building, on a cliff, or in a helicopter. Read on to learn more about this phobia and how you can deal with it.
Arachnophobia is a form of a specific phobia that involves the fear of arachnids such as spiders and scorpions. While most people are usually not very fond of insects, a specific phobia of spiders can affect one’s functioning to a significant degree.