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Question: Is Emetophobia Hereditary?

Do you suffer from emetophobia? If you do, you may or may not realize that the term emetophobia even exists or that your fear of vomiting is an actual condition shared by millions of people around the world. So, if this is your first time putting a name to your phobia, now you can rest easy you’re not “weird”. Now, whether you knew the fear of vomiting was an actual condition or not, what you might be wondering now, especially if you’re a parent or soon-to-be parent, […]

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Living With Emetophobia

Emetophobia is the fear of vomiting and for those unfortunate to suffer from it, living with the condition can create some life changing hurdles. In an attempt to avoid being sick, sufferers of emetophobia will go to some extremes in order to prevent themselves from vomiting. Such extremes may include restricting what they eat, therefore changing their diet, prevention of becoming pregnant if female, and avoiding social situations that may lead to vomiting. An emetophobic will go to such lengths to train their body to not be […]

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