Agliophobia is probably one of the trickiest phobias to “diagnose” because of the fear, specifically. Agliophobia is the fear of pain. Clearly, no one really enjoys pain and many people do their best to avoid it. However, some people do reach a certain point where this fear grows too much.
There is a fine line between a simple fear and a phobia. Phobias, unlike simple fears, and more-so an extension of a simple fear, are morbid and irrational. Furthermore, they can often consume people’s well-beings. People become completely obsessed with phobias, and do everything in their power to avoid the specific stimulus, pain in this case. [Read more…] about Agliophobia – Fear / Phobia of Pain