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rabies phobia

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    I am convincing myself that I might have contracted rabies.

    Nothing has bitten me. I feel so stupid when writing this, but I have extreme fear of getting rabies from anything. anything like food, cups, bathroom sink, fruit, soap, my phone, shoes, things that my vaccinated dog might have licked, etc. I have lost 22 pounds because of worrying. I only slept...
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    Fear of rabies has completely destroyed my life.

    Everything started about 1.5 months ago when my puppy bit me. I didn't get rabies from her because she is still alive an well. But after what I have read about rabies, completely destroyed my life. Everytime I touch something, my mind keeps telling me that I will somehow get rabies. If I touch...
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    Bats and rabies fear

    Hi, I’m new here, but wanted to get all this out because it is consuming me. On 6/30 I noticed a linear bite mark, 1/4” wide. I thought maybe it was a spider and brushed it off. On 7/4 we had a bat fly into our house, got it out, didn’t think much off it as we live in a heavily forested area...
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    I have intense rabies fear and I have been vaccinated before.

    Hello All, I am currently living through enormous anxiety and fear of rabies. Two years ago in June, I was touched by a bat near a train station. I went to the ER and the doctor decided to vaccinate me. I took both immuno-globulin and vaccines has recommended by the doctors. Since then I have...
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    Drip on Head from Tree...

    Hey I was walking home in the dark tonight, and I live in a semi-wooded area where raccoons are pretty populous. It wasn’t raining but I walked under a tree branch and something cold and wet fell on the top of my head from the tree. I know how stupid and anxious it sounds, but could a raccoon...
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    Oops Brain Did It Again

    Hi there. I’m the rabies phobia guy, but I’m also the guy working on helping everyone else dealing with this issue. So here’s the deal, I have a nasty habit of peeling at my cuticles when I’m nervous, and today I peeled them and they bled. However, here’s the catch folks, as I was peeling...
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    Rabies Phobia Ruins Lives (But Let Me Give You Hope...)

    Hello. I have neglected writing about this for far too long. It is time to shed some light so others struggling will have peace of mind knowing they are not alone, and there are people you can talk to. My name is Jay. I am 19, an American male college student and general consensus claims I am...
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