-- Diana Kohnle
(HealthDay News) -- While fear is a normal reaction to a
perceived danger, a phobia may be diagnosed when a fear is
exaggerated or irrational.
The American Psychiatric Association says these symptoms may
indicate a phobia:
Please be aware that this information is provided to supplement the care provided by your physician. It is neither intended nor implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice. CALL YOUR HEALTHCARE PROVIDER IMMEDIATELY IF YOU THINK YOU MAY HAVE A MEDICAL EMERGENCY. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider prior to starting any new treatment or with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition.
Copyright © EBSCO Publishing. All rights reserved.