10 More Days of School!

10 more days of school!

That’s just 60 more hours!

This post will consist of 10 facts about phobias because there are tons of them and some are very strange.

  1. There are more than 400 distinct phobias that are recognized by psychologists.
  2. Phobephobia is the fear of having a phobia.
  3. Papaphobia is the fear of the Pope.
  4. Nomophobia is the fear of being without your mobile phone or without signal or wifi.
  5.  Caligynephobia is the fear of beautiful women.
  6. Didaskaleinophobia is the fear of going to school.
  7. Hippopotomonstrsesquippedaliophobia is the fear of long words.
  8. Cherophobia is the fear of being too happy because “something tragic will happen.”
  9. Philophobia is the fear of falling in love.
  10. Phobias may be memories passed down through generations in DNA, according to a new research.

—Meghan Brady, June 4, 2015

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