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I Have a Fear of Doctors

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    Heyy , well every time i go to a doctor i feel nervous and scared , and after a while i feel light headed idk why its so wierd.... Even if im going to a dentist i feel the same
    nareen3 nareen3 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 21

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    Go Away.... - As we say here in Greece''if you eat an apple a day the doctor gets away''
    blackweirdcat blackweirdcat 46-50, F Mar 27, 2013

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    Im Afraid Of What The Docter Has To Say - ive been afraid of docters sence i was young  i have a few medical isues that realy need to be taken care of but im afraid of whats going...
    timmcfrlnd timmcfrlnd 46-50 May 19, 2011

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    Terrified Of Doctors -  Ive suffered from a paralyzing fear of doctors my whole life and  have spent the last two years trying to face them for the first time.  I am 27...
    putonahappyface putonahappyface 26-30 1 Response Feb 6, 2011

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    Trying Being Fear Less - I had my share and the results of it all is that I fear of doctors.  I'm not saying they are all bad cause that would be a big fat lie.  I...
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr 36-40, F 3 Responses Oct 18, 2010

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    They Freak the Living Day Lights Out of Me. - I only ever see doctors when something is wrong so of course I fear them... to me they're the people that bring the pain and the...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Aug 29, 2008

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    I Fear Going to the Doctor - My fear is a little different, I always fear that the doctor will not really listen to me and help me get better. For instance, I went to the doctor...
    FlyingFlower FlyingFlower 41-45, F 1 Response Dec 24, 2008

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    Monster In The White Coat - I was never a fan of going to the doctors even if it meant a free ticket out of school😊. The long white lab coats, that 'hospital scent ' that makes...
    Kariel95 Kariel95 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 14, 2012

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    It's a Pain - I don't have a fear of my Doctor.  He's actually a nice man.  But...What I do fear is all the pain that is inflicted on you for the medical tests...
    PeedeeDog PeedeeDog 12919 2 Responses May 3, 2009

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    The Results -   I don't so much, fear the doctor- but the results that I go for. What if I go for something simple, and i get back test results for something that's more...
    lostprophet lostprophet 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 9, 2009

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    Everything About It. - The smell of a doctors office, and the sound of the paper beds...  UGH!  It reminds me of being a kid and nearly everytime I went to the...
    urbrandofheroin urbrandofheroin 22-25, F 6 Responses Feb 26, 2009

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    Creepy Symptoms - What is scarier than telling a doctor that you have been passing bloody urine?
    gityergameon gityergameon 41-45, M 1 Response Dec 21, 2010

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    Im 24 and am beyond terrified of Doctors. I dont trust them, I dont believe they will do me any good and Im so scared that if I go there will be something wrong with me. I havent...
    BiancaKelley24 BiancaKelley24 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 28

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    It Feels Like The Cold Hand Of Death. - I dont like doctors. I dont trust doctors. I have avoided going to a pysician sence i was 18....i am now 37.now i seem to be forced into...
    jatpack3 jatpack3 36-40, M 3 Responses Apr 21, 2011

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    Illness Is What I Fear!! - I was thinking about writing this story about my fear of doctors and I thought,it's not that I have a fear of doctors,the fear comes from what they ...
    TexasLily TexasLily 51-55, F 2 Responses Oct 23, 2008

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    Very Suprisingly, It's One of My Worst Fears!!!! - Before the accident, just the thought of hospitals made me get a bad feeling in the pit of my stomach. As a child, I would be so...
    SerenityDolphins SerenityDolphins 18-21, F 5 Responses Sep 2, 2008

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    Life Change - Hello everybody! I'm new to this forum and just thought that my personal experience could be of help.I'm a 38-year old woman whose life has been pretty much limited...
    KellyPT KellyPT 36-40 Jan 21, 2011

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    Dreams - (sorry for spelling/grammer errors.) Oh, and you may notice a slight resemblance to Soul Eater. I have a serious phobia of Stein so my friend dared me to write a book...
    Rosiechan Rosiechan 26-30, F Jan 10, 2013

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    Fear Of Doctors - I have a fear of doctors. I feel like I can't trust them. Getting a simple medical check up scares me because it is tense. Doctors make me feel nervous inside...
    dave0903 dave0903 18-21, M Jan 10, 2010

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    I Like Them But Don't Trust Them That Much Anymore - I usually get nervous in the waiting room and think if I didn;t have anything wrong I do now cuz I am so anxious... and it...
    czaristacrystals czaristacrystals 36-40, F 2 Responses Apr 22, 2011

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    I think I don't like them because they seem too busy for me most of the time. I don't care so much that they're busy but if I go to a doctor, I want them to listen to me, listen to...
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    converted converted 46-50, M 1 Response Mar 27

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    markemark03 markemark03 51-55, M Mar 28

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    I've had "white spots" since I was 4. My mom also had them, but hers pretty much went away as she got old. When I was little my dad would take me to doctors and I had the choice...
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    I've been letting fear hold me back for way too long. It's time to embrace fearing nothing and not giving a flying f*** what others feel. Too bad I'm too much of a coward to do...
    Ljguyguy Ljguyguy 22-25, M 2 Responses Mar 19

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    This is an update to my story about fear of getting lost and where I am today. The answer was unexpected. I recently went to the doctor to see about actually taking meds for my...
    gazingupwards gazingupwards 26-30, F 2 days ago

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    Is it bad I have so many fears. I have a fear of death, I am terrified of death. I can't sleep at night cause I'm worried ill die. I get nightmares every night of me dying or I'm...
    broadwaybabe99 broadwaybabe99 13-15, F Mar 25

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    As I type this tonight, I find myself wishing I could turn back the clock and yet i realize that we are all here in this moment for a reason. From me writing this to you reading...
    PeterBGood PeterBGood 36-40, M 1 Response Apr 5

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    I don't know if it's strange or not but I don't know anyone else with this fear. I fear not having control. Like, something takes over my body and I'm still inside screaming...
    Audrina14 Audrina14 13-15, F 1 day ago

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    fear has been like a invisible bird cage trapping us in mentayl exaggerated out come scenarios... in actuality when the situation played out the fear was easier to face than what I...
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