I have a fear of elbows

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“Runs Like a Deere”

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#21
Jan 29, 2007
 
you have not heard that adrenile shortly after a tramatic experience, can stop the the person re-living it. or so the news media said..

some subway driver had someone jump in front of her train...

she got the shot and is doing better or something....

something about locking or not locking it into memory.....

you are the expert there so i will yeild to to you on that...

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#22
Jan 30, 2007
 
Any foreign substance, natural or manmade, can disrupt the natural chemistry in the brain.

Although it provides relief in the short term, the other brain chemicals are compensated, including the body's own system of producing adrenaline.

The better thing for someone to do to recover from a trauma is to grieve in its entirety, for as long as it takes for the person to feel better.

This will prevent the person from reliving the trauma, once the original grief is expelled. Grieving entirely will also prevent future symptoms, such as Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.
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#23
Feb 27, 2007
 
I am so glad im not the only one with this fear. I get so squeamish around elbows. One time my friends thought it would be funny to pin me down and rub there elbows on me....well i started hyperventilating and nearly passsed out. Is there a name for this phobia of mine because it is so random.

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#24
Mar 3, 2007
 
it is obviously a fear of elbows connected with something
that has been lost in the pat and which enimates from your childhod...

I imagine it would be easily dealt with in stages and cleared up.

Lucky you don't live here, thy call drinking pints>

"Bending the elbow!! lol

“Runs Like a Deere”

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#25
Mar 4, 2007
 
Grace Nerissa wrote:
it is obviously a fear of elbows connected with something
that has been lost in the pat and which enimates from your childhod...
I imagine it would be easily dealt with in stages and cleared up.
Lucky you don't live here, thy call drinking pints>
"Bending the elbow!! lol
"I'll Drink to That"

so

Hear is looking at you kid,

"Hate to see you Go, BUTT Love to watch you Walk Away" in them Nice fitting Jeans that is....

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#26
Mar 5, 2007
 
So when will the Big Time and Grace tie the not, can I be the best man?
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Mar 13, 2007
 

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My fear of elbows isnt so strong but it deffiently affects my day. When I rub my arm and by accident touch my elbows I have to wash my hands. When its 70 degrees out I'm still wearing long sleeve shirts because I absolutely fear elbows(other peoples even more than mine). Should I get help? And how would I get help for this?

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#28
Mar 18, 2007
 
The Big Time wrote:
<quoted text>
"I'll Drink to That"
so
Hear is looking at you kid,
"Hate to see you Go, BUTT Love to watch you Walk Away" in them Nice fitting Jeans that is....
Oh! sigh! whew!!

For a minute I became madly jealous..

when I saw you had written 'Here's looking at you kid''

just for a moment then, I thought you had another woman named Kate... and that you said.

"Here's looking at you Kate'' LOL !

NOW, that's what I call 'relief''!!
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#29
Apr 11, 2007
 
I really thought I was the only one that had a phobia of elbows. I can not stand to look at them touch my own or any one elses. when i see soeone that has dirty crusty elbows i freak out and i start rubbing mine untill they start bleeding. when im touched by one i feel like i have been stabbed

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#30
Apr 11, 2007
 
Now I'm gonna get a fear of elbows.
Jessica

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#31
May 22, 2007
 
i also have a fear of elbows. it makes me sick to my stomach even thinking about it. all my friends torture me and stick there NASTY DRIED UP GReY SCALY things in my face and i just puke. i cant help it its so gross i cant even touch my own. ever day when i wake up i make my sister put ALOT of lotion on them, so they dont dry up and get nasty and scaly and grey. i dont know why they scare but buti jsut cant help it. if i accedently look at one ill cry. i dont know what to do!

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#32
May 22, 2007
 
There were once a man and a woman who had long in vain wished for a child. At length the woman hoped that God was about to grant her desire. These people had a little window at the back of their house from which a splendid garden could be seen, which was full of the most beautiful flowers and herbs. It was, however, surrounded by a high wall, and no one dared to go into it because it belonged to an enchantress, who had great power and was dreaded by all the world.

One day the woman was standing by this window and looking down into the garden, when she saw a bed which was planted with the most beautiful rampion - rapunzel, and it looked so fresh and green that she longed for it, and had the greatest desire to eat some. This desire increased every day, and as she knew that she could not get any of it, she quite pined away, and began to look pale and miserable. Then her husband was alarmed, and asked, what ails you, dear wife. Ah, she replied, if I can't eat some of the rampion, which is in the garden behind our house, I shall die.

The man, who loved her, thought, sooner than let your wife die, bring her some of the rampion yourself, let it cost what it will. At twilight, he clambered down over the wall into the garden of the enchantress, hastily clutched a handful of rampion, and took it to his wife. She at once made herself a salad of it, and ate it greedily. It tasted so good to her - so very good, that the next day she longed for it three times as much as before. If he was to have any rest, her husband must once more descend into the garden. In the gloom of evening, therefore, he let himself down again. But when he had clambered down the wall he was terribly afraid, for he saw the enchantress standing before him.

How can you dare, said she with angry look, descend into my garden and steal my rampion like a thief. You shall suffer for it. Ah, answered he, let mercy take the place of justice, I only made up my mind to do it out of necessity. My wife saw your rampion from the window, and felt such a longing for it that she would have died if she had not got some to eat. Then the enchantress allowed her anger to be softened, and said to him, if the case be as you say, I will allow you to take away with you as much rampion as you will, only I make one condition, you must give me the child which your wife will bring into the world. It shall be well treated, and I will care for it like a mother.

The man in his terror consented to everything, and when the woman was brought to bed, the enchantress appeared at once, gave the child the name of rapunzel, and took it away with her. Rapunzel grew into the most beautiful child under the sun. When she was twelve years old, the enchantress shut her into a tower, which lay in a forest, and had neither stairs nor door, but quite at the top was a little window. When the enchantress wanted to go in, she placed herself beneath it and cried, rapunzel, rapunzel, let down your hair to me.

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#33
Jun 20, 2007
 
I have the same fear.
just the way they look. it makes me so uncomfortable,
i could be in freezing cold all dy and i wouldnt ming.
but i'd kill myself if i had an elbow on me for too long.
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#34
Jul 19, 2007
 

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i also can't stand elbows especially when my elbow like pops.if you know what im talking about.?
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#35
Jul 19, 2007
 
brittany wrote:
i also can't stand elbows especially when my elbow like pops.if you know what im talking about.?
Oh great, more wackos out in society..grow up
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#36
Jul 20, 2007
 
I went out with someone who was scared of buttons.

“Runs Like a Deere”

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#37
Jul 20, 2007
 
My forearms are Itching,

so I am Scratching them,

Not Scared though.......lol

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#38
Jul 22, 2007
 
Oh this is gross.
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#39
Oct 9, 2007
 
im scared of elbows so muchhhhh i hate it
my bf just did a slideshow of elbows and things i like to try and calm me
lol
but i freek out and it make me go all red and flustered
mine and other peoples

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Oct 10, 2007
 
He has a very deep, intense fear of elbows. Little does he know he is about to embark on a great adventure involving 2,000 chipmunks and a scrungee.

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