Results for: Acrophobia

What is the cure for Acrophobia?

The cure for acrophobia, or for phobias in general, is a program of gradual desensitization. In the case of fear of heights, try exposing yourself to just a little bit of heig (MORE)

What percent of people have acrophobia?

Between 2 and 5 percent of the general population suffer from acrophobia, with twice as many women affected than men.
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What is the information about acrophobia?

Acrophobia (from Greek ἄκρος, meaning "summit") is an extreme or irrational fear of heights. It belongs to a category of specific phobias, called space and motion discom (MORE)

What is a sentence for the word acrophobia?

The boy's acrophobia prevented him from climbing the ladder. :p Many software students now a days show acrophobia to learn thesaurus of words. Beleivers are always acrophob (MORE)

What are the characteristics of acrophobia?

Being abnormally afraid of heights. My heart rate goes up, I shake and even will cry even if I'm just on a ferris wheel. I find I get very panicky riding in elevators. In some (MORE)

What are the effects of acrophobia?

Many people may experience breathlessness, dizziness, excessive sweating, nausea, dry mouths, feeling sick, shaking, heart palpitations, and the inability to speak or think cl (MORE)

What is Acrophobia?

I know acrophobia is a fear of heights. 'Acro' is a Greek root  meaning 'summit' and 'phobia' means 'fear'.
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