A phobia is an extreme and unrealistic fear of an object, animal, place, situation or person.
Examples of phobias are listed below:
Agoraphobia: fear of open places or public places
Arachnophobia: fear of spiders
Acrophobia: fear of heights
Astraphobia: fear of thunder and lightning
Claustrophobia: fear of confined spaces
Cynophobia: fear of dogs
Coulrophobia: fear of clowns
Haemophobia: fear of blood
Homophobia: fear or hatred of homosexuals
Koumpounophobia: fear of buttons
Necrophobia: fear of death or corpses
Phobophobia: fear of phobias or fear of fear
Social phobia: fear of social situations
Xenophobia: fear of strangers or foreigners
Zoophobia: fear of animals
Tower Bridge, London is one of the most famous bridges in the world.
Tower Bridge, a combined bascule and suspension bridge, crosses over the River Thames.
It took eight years to build the bridge with a workforce of 432 construction workers.
A sport utility vehicle (SUV) is a large vehicle designed for tough terrain.
One of the most premium and capable SUVs is the Land Rover Discovery.
The Land Rover Discovery is very capable off-road and it has great towing capabilities.
It has a 3.0 litre V6 diesel engine.
The SUV has seven seats and is spacious. The high position of the seats gives everyone a good view.
There is also on-board infotainment.
The vehicle has reversing and parking sensors.
The Land Rover Discovery will make a good family vehicle.
According to experts, drinking alcohol does make people happier, but only in the short term.
Excessive alcohol can affect your mind and body. Drink sensibly to protect yourself from alcohol related illness or injury.
Regularly drinking excessive alcohol can have severe effects on your health. Researchers have linked alcohol to some illnesses including liver disease, brain damage, high blood pressure, depression, damage to the nervous system, mouth, throat, breast and stomach cancers.
Drink in moderation in order not to harm your health.
Alcohol impairs your driving ability. Do not drink and drive.
It takes about one hour for your body to break down one unit of alcohol (10ml or 8g of pure alcohol), depending on your weight, sex, age, the food in your stomach, medications, metabolism and the strength of the alcohol.
Drinking too much alcohol can affect your judgement and behaviour. It can affect your sleep patterns.
Be careful not to be dependent on alcohol.