Fear

Fear, breaking news, photos, comments, social media posts on this topic.

  • Politics

    “Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s death makes me fear for America’s future”

  • People

    Selena Gomez just shared her tried-and-tested anxiety advice

  • Elizabeth Warren with Bernie Sanders
    Life

    Saying a woman can’t defeat Trump is about sexism. But it’s also about fear

Latest Stories

Lizzo
People

Lizzo hits the nail on the head about the fear we’re all feeling right now

And she gave the best advice for combatting it.

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Hollie Richardson
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Fear of happiness: why some people feel anxious about feeling happy or enjoying themselves.
Life

What is cherophobia? The fear of happiness, explained

Do you dread exciting events, even though you know you’ll have a good time? You might be dealing with cherophobia.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
Published
How to break bad habits: be more mindful of your decisions.
Life

Do you have Fobo? Why “fear of better options” is making us miserable

The good news is, you can get around it.

Posted by
Jessica Rapana
Published
How practicing mindfulness could help us to overcome our fears
Life

How practising mindfulness could help you overcome your fears

The technique could help us to retrain our brain’s reactions, according to a new study.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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Lucy Mangan
Published

“Why you shouldn’t let fear stop you from doing the right thing”

Make the call.

Life

This is why some people love horror films – but others can’t stand them

Stylist visits Cambridge University’s neuroscience department to find out what makes people love or loathe being scared.

Posted by
Emma Ledger
Published
Life

Scientists discover why you really hate things with tiny holes

It’s called trypophobia, and it’s getting increasing attention from scientists

Posted by
Moya Crockett
Published
Life

Part of the brain that causes fear identified by scientists

An important step in the diagnosis of anxiety disorders

Posted by
Anna Brech
Published