Strange Food Phobia’s

Welcome To Straight Outta My Kitchen’s Strange Food Phobia’s.  

List of Food-Related Phobia

  1. Alektorophobia- Fear of Chicken
  2. Alliumphobia- Fear of Garlic
  3. Carnophobia- Fear of Meat
  4. Cibophobia- Fear of Food
  5. Consecotaleophobia- Fear of Chopsticks
  6. Deipnophobia- Fear of Dining or Dinner Conversations
  7. Dipsophobia- Fear of Drinking
  8. Emetophoia- Fear of Vomiting
  9. Frigophobia- Fear of Cold Thing
  10. Geumophobia- Fear of Taste
  11. Hematophobia- Fear of Blood
  12. Hydrophobia- Fear of Water
  13. Hygrophobia- Fear of Liquids
  14. Ichthyophobia- Fear of Fish
  15. Iophobia- Fear of Poison
  16. Lachanophobia- Fear of Vegetables
  17. Mageirocophobia – Fear of Cooking
  18. Methyphobia- Fear of Alcohol
  19. Mycophobia- Fear of Mushrooms
  20. Obesophobia- Fear of Gaining Weight
  21. Oenophobia- Fear of Wine
  22. Ostraconophobia- Fear of Shellfish
  23. Phagophobia- Fear of Swallowing
  24. Pnigophobia- Fear of Choking
  25. Sitophobia- Fear of Eating
  26. Teniophobia- Fear of Tapeworms
  27. Thermophobia- Fear of Hot Things
  28. Acerophobia- Fear of Sourness

Getting Help

As with any mental illness, you should never self-diagnose. If you or someone you know may suffer from an eating disorder or phobia, please see your physician for a referral. You are not crazy. There is help. Psychotherapy and psychiatry are key pieces to recovery.


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