Wednesday, December 19, 2012

Ponophobia: The Fear of Overworking, Fatigue or Pain

Ponophobia is the abnormal and persistent fear of overworking, fatigue or pain.  This phobia is most likely caused by an experience of working to the point of exhaustion and pain
A phobia is a strong, persistent fear of situations, objects, activities or persons.  The main symptom is an excessive and unreasonable desire to avoid the feared subject. Other phobia symptoms include shortness of breath, irregular heartbeat, sweating, nausea, and an overall feeling of dread.  Phobias are the most common form of anxiety disorders.
Do you suffer from Ponophobia?  Please share your story.  How was it triggered and how does it affect your life?


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