In the first of a new regular feature, we take a look at modern phobias that infiltrate our modern lives. Fears can be rational or irrational, but if someone suffers from one, they can be paralysed by it to the point that it can affect their adult existence. In extreme cases, it can stop people leaving their home, having a job, a relationship or can even lead to suicide.
The fear of clowns – coulrophobia
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