Home > Medical > Depression > Anxiety disorders 22 January 2020 WATCH: Are you suffering from technophobia? Many don't fear technology itself, but our reliance on it. What if today marked the end of technology – would we survive? Stringr 0 Technophobia is the constant and persistent fear of technology and can cause severe anxiety due to any technological advancements.Image credit: Burst Related articles Would you trust a robot to operate on you? Robotics is the way of the future, says Dr Kabo Ijane, Africa’s first black robotic surgeon. Study finds that employees don’t mind being replaced – as long as the replacement is a robot Who would you prefer to take over your job – robots or people? Don't blame technology for young people's mood problems Researchers have found that neither using more types of digital technology nor spending more time using it was associated with worse mental health in teenagers.