Phobia is a feeling of extreme fear. People who have phobia experience a deep sense of panic, when they encounter the source of their fear. The fear may be of particular event, situation, place or object. The responses of phobia is not like other panic disorders, generally it is associated with something specific.
The impact of phobia depends on many factors, it can become annoying to severely disable.
The sufferer of phobia often realise that their fear is not rational, but they’re not able to do anything about it. Fear of phobia can disturb people at work, school and influence their life.
Phobia can be caused due to genetic and environmental reasons. People who have panic disorder, their children are at high risk of bringing phobia. Phobias have distinguished symptoms, it can even be a serious mental disease like schizophrenia.