I Have Hemophobia

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 24 People

    I Don't Like Passing Out.

    Well, I recently was needing some money. So I went to the local plasma center to donate plasma. I was doing pretty good, you know, while filling out the papers and forms and such, but the moment they pricked my finger to do some little tests, I started getting this ringing in my...
    crocaduck89 crocaduck89
    Mar 7, 2011


    My blood phobia is definitely getting worse. When I was younger I would cry like most kids if I cut myself but as soon as the bandage was on I'd be find. Now, at 27, I can't even look at a bandage because it has connotations of blood and I can't stand the texture of them either...
    Chadders23 Chadders23
    26-30, F
    1 Response Sep 22, 2012

    My Second Biggest Fear.

    Second to death, blood is my biggest fear.  I have something called vasovagal blood phobia, which means the sight of blood makes me faint, even if I can't see it, if i know I'm bleeding I will faint. I couldn't even find an appropriate logo for this group.  I...
    urbrandofheroin urbrandofheroin
    22-25, F
    7 Responses Mar 27, 2009

    I'm Sick Of Being Hemophobic

    I have pretty much always had hemophobia. I was seven the first time I got really scared of blood. I was running and I tripped and whacked my elbow off the ground. I must have hit the ground really awkwardly, because there was quite a lot of blood. I started crying - not that...
    MusicLover1 MusicLover1
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Mar 23, 2012

    Fear Of Getting Blood Drawn...And Heartbeats

    I've known since I was very young that I don't like blood. It used to be so bad. I couldn't even think or say the word blood. Nowadays, my phobia is much better. Now normal cuts don't affect me hardly at all, but serious ones might. Like if someone chopped off their fingers or...
    chamomilie chamomilie
    22-25, F
    Oct 3, 2013
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