arachnophobia

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a morbid fear of spiders

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I'M NOT an arachnophobe and I'm not scared of mice, so the news that an army of giant house spiders said to be as big as mice is apparently on the march into North Wales homes doesn't scare me.
Of course, some people have to face their phobias on a more regular basis than an arachnophobe.
Vegetarian spider Identified (Page 21), which possibly will ameliorate irrational fears exhibited by Ron Weasley and other arachnophobes.
AS ONLOOKERS were delighted by the arrival of La Machine in Liverpool yesterday, an anxiety support group said that "little thought" had been given to the distress a giant spider could cause arachnophobes.
The beauty of certain webs early in the morning with dew on them can't help but appeal even to arachnophobes, a topic dealt with in Chapter 9 entitled Spiders and Humans.
Next week, they must contend with an army of creepy, venomous bugs the size of bassinets and a killer centipede that could swallow five or six grown men whole (for arachnophobes, this episode is a queasy delight).
At Cambodian restaurant Romdeng, no arachnophobes are welcome.
Arachnophobes in the West Midlands are being given an opportunity to overcome their fear at a series of special events.
This was the stuff of nightmares for all arachnophobes and I prayed that in the dark cinema my seven-year-old son's eyes were firmly closed too.
But Sarah took her courage - and a spider - in both hands as one of 15 arachnophobes who attended a therapy session led by hypnotist Tony Rae.
And the bad news for arachnophobes is that females can lay hundreds of eggs which could lead to infestations.
COUNTRYWISE ITV 8pm (Not Wales or STV) Arachnophobes are strongly advised not to watch this episode, as Britain's largest spider is tracked down by Liz Bonnin (left).
COUNTRYWISE ITV 8pm (Not Wales or W STV) Arachnophobes are strongly advised not to watch this episode, as Britain's largest spider is tracked down by Liz Bonnin (left).
It is working so well she hopes to become a fullyfledged Spider Woman and run workshops to help other arachnophobes learn to love the creepy-crawlies.