Of course there is a name for this fear-of food. But did you know that there are at least 6 phobias associated with food? If you or someone you know has an irrational fear of food this list may very well enhance your understanding of food phobias.
6 Phobias Associated with Food:
Alliumphobia – The fear of garlic
Arachibutyrophobia – The fear of peanut butter sticking to the roof of the mouth
Carnophobia – The fear of meat
Cibophobia or Sitiophobia – The fear of food
Lachanophobia – The fear of vegetables
Mageirocophobia – The fear of cooking
Please note: To live with a phobia is to live with something which you may feel you have no control over. Please know there is help for you or someone you love who is dealing with a phobia of any kind. Seek the help of a health professional and learn to live phobia-free today. Good luck to you, readers and friends.
My Life Experience
The Phobia List – Special Thanks to Fredd Culbertson who has spent an extraordinary amount of time and effort compiling his fabulous phobia list.
One last note: Please know that while this author has limited formal training in dealing with phobias, her experience in the power of positive thinking and her wish to help people succeed in life fuels her need to share this information with you. Thank you.
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