The One About Famous Phobics

The One About Famous Phobics

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The Keith Blakemore-Noble Radio Show
The Keith Blakemore-Noble Radio Show
The One About Famous Phobics
4% of the world have a phobia. That's a lot of people, and of course some of those will be celebrities. Let's explore some of them.

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About This Episode

As the World’s #1 Fear Strategist, I get asked a lot about phobias.

It is estimated that around 4% of the world’s population has a phobia at any given moment in time. That’s a lot of people. And celebrities are not immune, of course.

Sometimes it is interesting or even reassuring to see who else might be experiencing the same things as us, to reassure us that we are not alone.

So let’s take a look at a few celebrities past and present, and the phobias from which they suffer…

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Additional Resources

If you are looking for more information or for help about phobias, here’s some blogs worth checking out, and also check out my phobia coaching.

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