Why Are 74% of People Afraid?

According to the National Institute of Mental Health, 74% of people have some kind of speaking anxiety – which translates to fear of speaking.  So, good news for those of you who suffer from Glossophobia (fancy name for fear of speaking) – you are not alone! Not so good news if you have Sociophobia and you would rather be alone. Fear of speaking ranks higher than Necrophobia (fear of death), Arachnophobia (spiders), and Acrophobia (heights). What is curious about the last three phobias I mentioned, is that there can be a REAL danger of getting hurt.   But, a Phobia actually refers