Top 10 Most Common Phobias
Arachnophobia: Fear of Spiders
People with arachnophobia feel uncomfortable at any place or any time, if they feel the presence of a spider, see a realistic picture or even just a sign of its web. Just the notion of a spider is enough to cause fear.
Symptoms include crying, screaming, breathlessness or excessive sweating. People suffering from this phobia, are perpetually paranoid that every room they enter will have spiders. Arachnophobia usually affects women, more than men. (Via)