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Uranophobia, or ouranophobia, is the fear of Heaven or the sky. The word comes from the Greek uranos meaning "heaven" and phobos meaning "fear".

Even though heaven is a happy place to go after people died of a good life, people can fear Heaven because they would be meeting angels, which have winged-human appearance that may scare them. Others would think because they risk being pulled away from heaven because of the penalties back on Earth. Sufferers would behave as good as they can and try to live as long as they can.

Symptoms of uranophobia include panic attack symptoms such as palpitations, restlessness, tremors and other symptoms of anxiety. Treatment of uranophobia includes therapy and counseling wherein the fear is discussed and overcome. Anti-anxiety medications may be given to those not responding to therapy.

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