Fear of Heights
There are lots of symptoms that come from a fear of heights including,
- dry mouth
- speech impediment
There are a few ways you can try and free yourself from this phobia
- positive thinking
- gradual desensitization
Famous People Effected
Works ConsultedPinar. “Thrill-Seekers Strolling Atop Skyscrapers.” My Mordern Met. My Mordern Met, 7 Nov. 2013. Web. 11 Dec. 2014. <http://www.mymodernmet.com/profiles/blogs/tom-ryaboi-rooftopping>.
Causes of altophobia
A traumatic event at an early age is one cause. It is believed that heredity, genetics, and brain chemistry combine with life-experiences to play a major role in the development of phobias.