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What is Arachnophobia

Arachnophobia is the fear of spider of other arachnids, such as scorpions.


People with arachnophobia may experience an uneasy feeling going into a vicinity where a spider could be present. If they see a spider, they won't even go NEAR the area where it is. This could result in a panic attack, crying, screaming, trouble breathing, excessive sweating or even heart trouble with something like this. In some severe cases, when some people see a picture or very realistic drawing of a spider, it can cause them to experience these symptoms. ((That is me, I am TERRIFIED of spiders and can't even look at pictures of them without freaking out.))
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Treatment for arachnophobia can be done using system desensitization. This is exposure to spiders and other arachnids. This could involve using real life spiders to help you overcome your fear.
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