12 Common Nightmares That Scare The Hell Out Of Us

Nightmares- no one likes them. And why would we? Waking up in the middle of the night to deal with the repercussions of an unpleasant dream is no laughing matter yet few of us- psychologists included- know what causes these scary night terrors.

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So to the shed further light on people’s disturbing dreams we’ve scoured the web and compiled a list of what many people believe are the most common form of nightmares. In some cases, these dreams may have been created from anxiety, stress or even people’s inner-most fears while others, often of a more serious nature, are almost impossible to explain.

Here are 12 such examples.