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[8 Mar 2013 | No Comment | ]

Scotophobia, otherwise known as nyctophobia, or lygophobia is known as fear of darkness. Other names include Achluophobia and Myctophobia. Most people who suffer from it do not talk about it because of embarrassment or just the fact of talking about the dark upsets them.
For some, fearing darkness dictates how they live their lives. It can manifest itself in several different ways, by avoiding dark places, or leaving the lights on when unnecessary.
Some fear the dark because of what is unknown. They may fear that there are monsters lurking in the …

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[8 Mar 2013 | No Comment | ]

Myctophobia or nyctophobia otherwise known as lygophobia is known as fear of darkness. Other names include Achluophobia and Scotophobia. Most people who suffer from it do not talk about it because of embarrassment or just the fact of talking about the dark upsets them.
For some, fearing darkness dictates how they live their lives. It can manifest itself in several different ways, by avoiding dark places, or leaving the lights on when unnecessary.
Some fear the dark because of what is unknown. They may fear that there are monsters lurking in the …

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[3 Mar 2013 | No Comment | ]

Nyctophobia otherwise known as lygophobia is known as fear of darkness. Other names include Achluophobia and Scotophobia. Most people who suffer from it do not talk about it because of embarrassment or just the fact of talking about the dark upsets them.
For some, fearing darkness dictates how they live their lives. It can manifest itself in several different ways, by avoiding dark places, or leaving the lights on when unnecessary.
Some fear the dark because of what is unknown. They may fear that there are monsters lurking in the …

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[3 Mar 2013 | No Comment | ]

Lygophobia otherwise known as nyctophobia is known as fear of darkness. Other names include Achluophobia and Scotophobia. Most people who suffer from it do not talk about it because of embarrassment or just the fact of talking about the dark upsets them.
For some, fearing darkness dictates how they live their lives. It can manifest itself in several different ways, by avoiding dark places, or leaving the lights on when unnecessary.
Some fear the dark because of what is unknown. They may fear that there are monsters lurking in the …

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[15 May 2010 | No Comment | ]

Achluophobia is also known as Myctophobia, Scotophobia or Nyctophobia which is an abnormal fear of darkness. This type of phobia is often seen in young people, making the sufferer feel sick and may act differently as well. This is often seen in women and children, and although there are various treatments available for this condition, it would still require a complete involvement and dedication from the sufferer.
One of the most common symptoms of Achluophobia is lost mental balance. Other symptoms might include an irregular heartbeat, sleepless nights, weight loss, disability …