Don’t ever feel you’re the only one in the world who suffers mental health woes like emetophobia. A government survey found about 20 percent of the adult American population was afflicted last year alone. Read on to learn more.
November 21, 2013 Leave a Comment
Punishment as a child typically meant paying our dues and moving on. But not everyone has moved on and instead engages in chronic punishment they do to themselves. Read on to discover what brings it on — and why you need to stop it.
November 6, 2013 2 Comments
No matter how you look at it, the effects of norovirus — from vomiting to cramping to diarrhea — are unpleasant. But for the emetophobic, this viral infection can really pose a challenge. Though there’s no vaccine or medical treatment for norovirus, preventative techniques can help slow its transmission, and relaxation techniques can help emetophobes make it through.
October 11, 2013 Leave a Comment
While most people with a phobia can find relief from their symptoms through traditional treatment methods, there are certain individuals who may benefit more from a different approach. Find out how a child with emetophobia learned to overcome her fear using a technique called Competence Imagery.