I Have A Phobia Of Doctors

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    Doctor Doctor

    Sorry docs...I have a phobia of doctors.  :( Any tips, in order for me not being scared?
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr
    36-40, F
    Sep 1, 2011

    Iatrophobia Understates It

    I have a crippling, paralyzing, controlling fear of anything medical. It is not restricted to just doctors. No, everything. Dentists, nurses, needles, doctors, hospitals, blood, medication. Everything. Even I don't know why. It's totally irrational. The medical professions are...
    arbington arbington
    22-25, M
    1 Response Aug 8, 2013

    Extreme Iatrophobia

    I've had it my whole life, as long as I can remember. I was fine until planning my wedding. I wasn't feeling well, and we found out my blood pressure was high high high. My mom and fiance (now husband) had to literally drag me screaming to urgent care, and of course when we...
    kwat kwat
    36-40, F
    9 Responses Jul 30, 2012
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