Page last updated: 13 May, 2021, 4:15pm
Fear of needles
COVID-19 vaccines give you the best protection against COVID-19, but for some people injections can be difficult. Vaccinations can be a very anxious or distressing experience for people with a fear of needles.
The fear of needles is very common, and there are many resources which can help you manage your fear. Anxiety UK website includes information about the needle phobia and injections. For example, their booklet gives tips for overcoming your phobia and also outlines treatment options.