Apparently, a spoonful of sugar does help the medicine go down for all ages, especially if a needle is involved. Having that little bit of sugar can actually help boost the endorphins and putting a little bit of sugar water in a baby’s mouth prior to a vaccination can actually… Continue Reading How to manage your fear of needles

Hey! My name is Gray, and welcome to my channel. So, today I want to talk about needle anxiety because it’s a very real thing, and if you are thinking about going on T, it can be a huge barrier to starting if you’re super nervous about giving yourself a… Continue Reading How to Overcome Needle Anxiety

How do I Overcome a Fear of Pain? A phobia is an irrational, unrelenting feeling of terror that can prohibit daily activity. A fear of pain may seemingly develop out of nowhere, or it can arise because of a traumatic event or an upcoming surgical procedure. Regardless of the reason,… Continue Reading Fear of Pain | How do I Overcome a Fear of Pain

Hey everyone! This week’s video topic comes to me from you, and all of your requests. Anxiety Disorder: What are are they? And what do we do? So stay tuned *Peaceful Melody* So like I said, this week’s topic is anxiety disorders. And after getting that request from many of… Continue Reading WHAT ARE ANXIETY DISORDERS? – Mental health psychology about stress, fear & treatment by Kati Morton

Hey! I’m Tori and this summer I am overcoming my absolute biggest fears. I have an irrational fear around needles and blood. There’s just something about this red deep dark purple liquid just gushing around that just makes me queasy that just makes me want to be sick and it… Continue Reading I Attempted to Conquer My Fear of Blood & Needles

Hey everyone! This week’s video topic comes to me from you, and all of your requests. Anxiety Disorder: What are are they? And what do we do? So stay tuned *Peaceful Melody* So like I said, this week’s topic is anxiety disorders. And after getting that request from many of… Continue Reading WHAT ARE ANXIETY DISORDERS? – Mental health psychology about stress, fear & treatment by Kati Morton

Share your fears with our Red Cross staff. They will walk you through the process and make you feel calm every step of the way. Listen to music. It will help you relax and ease your mind. Bring a friend or family member to talk with while you donate, maybe… Continue Reading Blood Donation: 5 Tips to Overcome Your Fear of Needles

Translator: Rhonda Jacobs Reviewer: Ellen Maloney Do you remember where you were on June 12th, 2016? A few of you might, but I’m betting the vast majority probably don’t. On June 12th, 2016, a lone gunman walked into Pulse Nightclub, killing 46 people in the deadliest mass shooting by a… Continue Reading What the Columbine Shooting taught me about pain and addiction | Austin Eubanks | TEDxMileHigh

Ready one, two three! Many can relate to this. Needles can induce worry, discomfort and in some, an overwhelming fear. As a registered nurse in Sunnybrook’s Family Practice Unit, Andrea Goncz has pretty much seen every reaction there is. Usually teenagers and older children usually have the hardest time. Goncz… Continue Reading 3 ways to manage a fear of needles