10 most widespread phobias among people
New Delhi: Terrified of the creepy-crawlies? Scared of slithering serpents? Well, you're not alone.
According to the National Institute of Mental Health, phobias affect approximately 10% of adults.
There are a number of explanations for why phobias develop, including evolutionary and behavioral theories. Don't believe it, here are the top 10 phobias: