Article: A COVID-19 Vaccine Hesitancy Rarely Rarely Talked About:  Fear of Needles

Article: A COVID-19 Vaccine Hesitancy Rarely Rarely Talked About: Fear of Needles

Dr. Amy Baxter was one of several experts consulted for this article by Hillel Hoffmann for the Medical Bag website.  There are several Q&A that help explain the impact of needle fear on public health. The medical community needs to recognize that needle fear is real and common.

Article: The Stuff That Este Haim Uses (Almost Daily) to Manage Her Type One Diabetes

Article: The Stuff That Este Haim Uses (Almost Daily) to Manage Her Type One Diabetes

Este Haim was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes at the age of 14.  In this “Trust Me I Should Know” segment of The Strategist (New York Magazine), Este states that “Diabetes affects every part of my life.” 

Podcast: Why Your Fear of Needles Could Kill You

Podcast: Why Your Fear of Needles Could Kill You

In this remarkable and wide-ranging discussion she teaches about the research on needle fear and whether we might, with good intentions, be creating a lost generation of needle-phobic antivaxxers.