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Entomophobia is having an excessive or persistent fear of insects, whether the insects are harmful or not. This includes fear of spiders, bugs, mites, cockroaches or other small creatures that creep and crawl. They experience extreme anxiety at the mere sight of an insect. Sufferers usually find themselves cleaning rooms, floors, doors, and windows. Causes may be linked from past traumatic events during childhood. Being stung by a bee may be a trigger to the fear or knowing someone to be allergic to bees. Individuals may also get this …
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What is Insectophobia?
Insectiphobia or Insectophobia is the concern of bugs or bugs. The origin of the word insect is Latin (meaning bug) and phobia is Greek (meaning fear). Insectophobia is taken into account to be a selected phobia, which is mentioned on the house page. Insectophobia can be called Insectiphobia.
What are the causes?
It is mostly accepted that phobias come up from a mixture of exterior events (i.e. traumatic events) and inner predispositions (i.e. heredity or genetics). Many particular phobias can be traced back to a selected triggering event, usually a …