Hot or cold flashes; tingling sensations Sweating Emotional symptoms of a phobia include: Feeling overwhelming anxiety or panic Feeling intense need to escape Feeling "unreal" or detached from yourself Fear of losing control or going crazy Feeling like you're going to die or pass out Knowing that you're overreacting, but feeling powerless to control fear Symptoms of blood-injection-injury phobia The symptoms of blood-injection-injury phobia are slightly different from other phobias. When confronted with the sight of blood or a needle, you experience not only fear, but also disgust.
For the Spider-phobes among my fellow readers, it may be better that you head over to Phobia excessive unreasonable fear object. Of spiders order Araneaethere are about families and about 40, species.
Keep in mind that this classification, probably, is not complete and there may be more families and species yet to be found. I am counting up, as these are in no particular order.
They are eaten by the indigenous Piaroa tribes of Venezuela, as well as in Cambodia. Remember though, the hairs of the tarantula are an irritant and must be removed first for those wanting to try the recipe.
I have not tried them and cannot verify this claim. If you have tried them, please mention in the comments how they taste. However in a relatively new development, certain spider venom is being investigated as an eco-friendly insecticide. In synthetic or natural form it can, potentially, target crop destroying insects with little or no effect on non-target species e.
An additional benefit is that many scientists believe that the target insects may not become naturally resistant. Pound-for-pound this protein fiber or silk is stronger than steel. It is reputed to be as strong as the Aramide filaments E. As a fiber for protective clothing it may prove invaluable.
Spider silk is also very light weight. In spite of having 8 eyes though some have different amounts they do not see very well and will rarely attack without provocation. Jumping spiders, one the other hand, have a better visual acuity than almost anything else its size.
Human eyes are only about 5 times better than a jumping spider.
On the plus side for people is that though they can jump times their body length, they prefer to jump at their insect prey. If a spider is on you, it probably just wants off you as much as you want it off.
A flick is probably better than a squash. According to some sources spiders also bring good luck in money matters. My research indicates that as a spider attracts and traps prey, so a spider amulet should attract and hold wealth.
Also known as Creation Thinker Woman she spins life and all creation out of her thoughts as a spider spins from her body substance. She is a powerful and loved goddess.
All the others are hunters. Less than 50 are known to have venom harmful to humans. There are two main classifications of spider venom: For the spider bite to be harmful or fatal to humans several factors must all be taken into account: The aggressive Brazilian Wandering Spider is a notable exception.
However a few species are social and form colonies. And whereas most of these colonies are only between and individuals, an Anelosimus eximius colony can be the home of more than 20, spiders.
It is a good thing that these are scarce the forests of north-western South America.
A single nest was reported to be over 25 feet in length, feet wide and feet high — perhaps the home to 50, spiders.
Unlike many other poisonous creatures that live on this planet, spiders can live very well in the same habitat as humans. In the world there are various poisonous snakes, two species of poisonous lizards Gila monster and beaded lizardtwo species of poisonous birds Hooded Pitohui and Ifritaand many species of amphibians, fish and jellyfish — and, for the most part, few of them tend to come into our homes, walk on our ceilings or sleep in our beds.
In Australia, the Redback can be found just about everywhere, and especially loves dense urban areas. The Sydney Funnel-web spider see picture can be particularly nasty.Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is an anxiety disorder in which people have unwanted and repeated thoughts, feelings, images, and sensations (obsessions) and .
Phobias and Irrational Fears How to Recognize, Treat, and Overcome a Phobia. Almost everyone has an irrational fear or two—of spiders, for example, or your annual dental checkup. Mental disorder, any illness with significant psychological or behavioral manifestations that is associated with either a painful or distressing symptom or an impairment in .
Questionnaire surveys: Subjective Perceptions and Behaviours Georgios Tsakos Dpt.
of Epidemiology and Public Health, UCL Bratislava, 12th November a) Excessive worry bouts triggered by a specific object or situation. b) An abnormal sensitivity to light. c) An excessive, unreasonable, persistent fear triggered by a specific object or situation. Anxiety Disorders. A detailed description of the symptoms, causes, and treatments of the major anxiety disorders, with information on getting help and coping.