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Is there a cure for phobias?

In many cases, exposure therapy can help cure someone of the symptoms of their phobia. Anti-anxiety medication and avoidance of the object of your fear and anxiety will provide some temporary relief. Also, sometimes symptoms will dissipate on their own over time.

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