Scientists study woman with no fears

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December 20, 2010
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"Is there anything you're not afraid of? Imagine what it must be like to never experience fear of any kind. A woman with a rare genetic disorder, Urbach-Wiethe disease, isn't frightened by anything -- haunted houses, spiders, snakes, movie monsters, death threats, being attacked or robbed, the Live Science website reports. Researchers at the University of Iowa have done their best to scare the 44-year-old woman, identified only as 'SM' for confidentiality reasons." (12/20/10)  

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