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

I felt the needle go in and I thought “great I’ve done it I’ve not fainted!” And then I fainted… The lady was very nice, she just literally took like two tiny things of blood. – I was quite kind of nervous about it. – It was okay really I… Continue Reading Scared of needles? Here’s how to stay calm during a blood test – Nuffield Health