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I Am Not Scared of Needles Or Injections

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    What Can I Say?

    They still tell me to look away when I get a shot. The only thing I don't like is the little bruise I get afterwards. My friends LOVE punching me in the arm. I used to fear needles, you bet. As a kid, I couldn't stand getting a shot. Now, after enduring a few accidents that...
    Seethatguy Seethatguy 18-21, M Jun 30, 2011

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    Growing Pains

    When I was 8, someone in the medical profession decided that my growth rate needed to be accelerated.  Consequently I was given twice-weekly injections of pituitary extract (which, I later found out, was derived from sheep)   The treatment would continue for...
    Alaskan76 Alaskan76 70+ 2 Responses Oct 9, 2010

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    Shots

    I have been getting allergy shots for years and it has made me not care about needles at all. I never had a fear of them to begin with but if I had the choice I would not want one. Now it does not even phase me. One time I got five shots at once. Two in my left arm and three in...
    gecko77 gecko77 16-17, F May 5, 2011

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    Actually I am scared of needles.

    But the fear is what makes it so exciting and makes me wet. Daddy (Master) has put small needles through my nipples a few times before and it's always so exciting. Seems strange that I like it so much. I was always afraid of getting blood work done and even shots. But with...
    KendraKitty KendraKitty 22-25, F 3 Responses Dec 3, 2013

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    Blood Tests And Drips

    I have a thyroid disease which is the reason that I have been undergoing LOTS and LOTS and LOTS of bloodtests for the past years.Mostly it doesn't hurt, but the last time they did it in my hand again (I seem to have rolling veins) and that stupid nurse missed a few times and was...
    eev11 eev11 18-21, F Apr 24, 2011

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    I Don't Understand

    I know people with fears of needles, but I never could relate. It's not THAT painful, it's over in a second or two, and it's usually for your benefit. What's the big deal? Of course, I have an irrational fear of big bodies of water, so I'm not judging anyone!
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F 3 Responses Oct 25, 2010

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    It's Like Second Nature...

    Well since the last 5 years this has been my life..i have been stuck injected and drawn...in 5 years i figure they have taken at least 985 blood draws if not more..probably more.. that may be just in a year.. lol sad but true.. Injections large huge muthas that go in you...
    dreamcatcher60foru dreamcatcher60foru 51-55, F Apr 3, 2013

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    But Evidently My Husband Is!

    A little while ago i had a bad allergic reaction to something and my tongue swelled up (fun day).... Long story short ended up in hospital where i had to have a series of injections (in my backside for some reason...) Not a problem for me, but when i looked up at my husband...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Jun 15, 2008

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    No Bother For Me

    I am pretty sensitive to pain, but I find that getting bloodwork is less painful than a papercut. I don't think I could inject myself with anything, but I've never had a problem with blood testing. :)
    soulshadow soulshadow 36-40, F 2 Responses May 25, 2010

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    This Won't Hurt (me)

    They don't bother me, at work i have to give injections to others. Although if a doctor or nurse says "this won't hurt" what they mean is "this won't hurt me". I never say you'll just feel a small ***** either, i'm professional and don't want any amusing answers.
    AtomicWater AtomicWater 41-45, F 2 Responses Nov 14, 2010

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    Injection Fetishes!

    Does anyone on here interested in watching girls getting injections in there arms? I find that a woman's arms are very sexy, the arm is very traditional for giving an injection/shot & even drawing blood from, I like to see the needle go in, sometimes the girl looks away...
    InjectionGirl InjectionGirl 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 19, 2013

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    I'm Not Afraid of Needles Anymore

    I used to be out of lack of experience with them.  Sure I had my shots as a kid and even some in early high school.  But I had to have blood drawn for first time at 16 and I was truly scared.  It wasn't bad or anything but until I was pregnant with my daughter and...
    shuttermagic shuttermagic 31-35, F 4 Responses Feb 10, 2008

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    The Hard Way

    My dentist should have been a lawyer. A woman of few words, she made her case efficaciously, presenting two options whilst killing off a third. "Would you rather I drill into that canine with or without a pain killer?  With means you'll...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Dec 11, 2010

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    Injection Badly Hurts!!

    hi my name is jazz. I'm 13 years old. today morning i was feeling ill but i had gone to school. during biology class i got extremely high fever and was not able to follow the class.my friend quickly went to tell the teacher that i was not feeling well. so my teacher took me to...
    jazzash jazzash 13-15 2 Responses Apr 1, 2013

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    Halloween

    I used to hate hate hate needles. It would take three+ nurses to hold me down so one could stick me. But one Halloween when I was I tween (I think), my mom threatened to not let me go out unless I got this one shot. I don't even remember what it was for. I've been cured every...
    Knabble Knabble 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 24, 2011

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    When I Donate Blood I Don't Give 100%

    The part of me that's grown too jaded and cynical has essentially blotted out my fear of getting shots. I have bigger concerns now, like when is my freakin' ship going to finally sail in, and will my car last another year without a major tune-up? I have a vague memory of my...
    UnderEli UnderEli 41-45, M 2 Responses Dec 12, 2012

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    Whats There To Fear??

    I am not afraid anymore because latelyt I have had blood tests and **** almost weekly..not fun but nothing to fear..Im almost addicted to it now
    stolenangel69 stolenangel69 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 26, 2011

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    O-ho!

    i used to be petrified of injections! when i was a leetle kid, i couldnt think of anything worse. my family moved between continents while i was growing up, meaning i was constantly getting blood drawn. i had to be held down by nurses. multiple nurses. then at some point, i cant...
    trashbag trashbag 22-25, F 1 Response May 5, 2011

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    Nope :)

    No, they don't scare me... afterall, it's just a little ***** :). I think it's more painful afterwards when your muscle aches and it hurts to lift your arms!The first time I can remember getting needles was before going to Egypt and I was petrified. The nurse who did them was a...
    LittleMissLucky LittleMissLucky 18-21, F Jan 16, 2011

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    Love Injection

    i love injection, hard to explain why or how did this started. i would love to chat with girls who have the same interest ...
    shadowman2k7 shadowman2k7 31-35, M 3 Responses Apr 13, 2012

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    Dentist

    I've had all sorts of weird dental things done (the biggie being having fake teeth implanted in my jaw), most of which involve lots of novicaine shots. I've had so many needles in my mouth that they really don't bother me any more. (My tetanus vaccine was another story, though...
    VolensVivarium VolensVivarium 19-21, F 1 Response Feb 27, 2008

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    BUT THIS ONE I HAD TODAY AT SCHOOL IT WAS FOR

    HPV I THINK AND THE LADY LIKE STABBED ME WITH THE NEEDLE THEN SQUIRTED IT SO FAST IT REALLY HURT AND THEN I GOT A LOLLY :P (the only good part) MY ARM STILL HURTS I CANT LIFT IT OR IT WILL HURT!!!!!!!
    LoneMoonWolfie LoneMoonWolfie 13-15, F 1 Response Feb 9

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    Nurse In Training

    When I was younger I was having blood drawn left and right. One day I got a nurse that was a bit inexperienced and she actually tore my vein. My arm bruised up big time and it looked horrible. As if that wasn't enough, she decided to just go at my other arm instead, so she tied...
    WakgUp WakgUp 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 18, 2012

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    In Fact...

    I give them to patients on a weekly basis! They don't hurt ME one bit!
    emerald emerald 36-40, F 21 Responses Sep 24, 2008

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    I Give Blood All the Time

    needles dont bother me , only thing that does is when my daughter was very young i couldnt hold her while the doctors age her shots . i could just see the needle breaking just counldnt do it
    lunnas lunnas 41-45, F Jan 27, 2008

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    Ticklish

    I used to be, I think. Hmm. Actually come to think of it I'm not sure I ever have been truly scared of them. Whenever I've had injections it's normally been at school surrounded by other really scared kids. In fact my best friend was terrified of them and started crying one time...
    UnseenBlossom UnseenBlossom 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 3, 2009

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    What's In a Little *****?

    you cant be when you are the field i work in....giving or receiving... but i will say this.....there is something left to be said to technique.... i am pretty picky and prefer to do the job myself to myself when given the opportunity....i have even learned to draw my own blood...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Sep 2, 2009

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    Metacarbamol 10 Cc

    I got a shot last night , It was the biggest and the most painful shot that i have ever seen , that was for my backache and it was 10 cc that injected half at each cheek , but It was so humiliated me because i had fear and begged to old women nurse to not to injected me but she...
    parastooheydari parastooheydari 36-40, F 1 Response Dec 18, 2012

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    Hide And Seek Veins

    I've had some pretty major circulation problems...the really bad kind that leave you staring at a hospital ceiling for days at a time.  When part of the problem is effed up red cell and platelet counts, you get used to being stuck pretty quick.  When the main treatment for an...
    Plaid Plaid 31-35, F May 6, 2012

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    After All I Have Dealt With Not Scared In Th Least.

    Well ever since I was three I have had to deal with Needles and injections, as I had Leukemia then, and blood work for years after I went in remission to keep check. Then at 17 I was diagnosed with Chondro Sarcoma which was allot of blood work, iv's epidural, nerve blocks and 9...
    mzjen mzjen 26-30, F Sep 23, 2013

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    Not Even My First Shot

    My mom told me that when I was a baby and got my first shot, I just looked at the needle in my leg and went "ugh." The nurse said, "That's it?" According to her, most other kids kick and scream through the whole experience. Even as far as I can remember, I've never had problems...
    siamul siamul 22-25, M 1 Response Jan 6, 2012

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    Nope, Not Really

    Since I have a thyroid disease, I usually have to get bloodwork done every couple of months. It doesn't really bother me. I almost get this weird masochistic thrill out of it, like, "Oh, yeah, I'm a bad-*** chick getting bloodwork done, bring on the PAIN!" XD (Exaggerating a bit...
    TheSkunkLady TheSkunkLady 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 18, 2012

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    From Fear To Fetish

    Throughout my childhood and adolescence I was terrified of injections, not so much for the pain of the shots themselves as the embarrassment of how I had to get them; bending over receptionists' laps with everything pulled down to my ankles. When very young, I didn't even know...
    jabbotuk jabbotuk 46-50 Apr 16, 2013

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    I Love Getting Needles, Theres a Secret to Turning the Pain to Pleasure

    This is a lil trick i use with needles and ever since i have i love getting them... all i feel is a lil ***** then a nice tingle...  just imagine the pain youre about to get right on the spot theyre putting the needle in is gonna be ridiculously bad right...
    NYCtoMiamiChick NYCtoMiamiChick 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 20, 2009

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    I Love Needles.

    I got more bloods taken 2 days ago. It was when the doctor told me to look away and I didn't want to I realised I have a love of needles. I get bloods done at least once a month and I love having it done. I have multiple piercing and plan to get more. My Partners best friend has...
    randomdriftwood randomdriftwood 21-25, F 1 Response Oct 20, 2007

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    Omg I Love Getting My Blood Drawn Xd

    I know it sounds really wierd and my friends say I'm a freak but I can't help it, I just love getting my blood drawn!!! I love the way it feels and the way it looks and the pain and everything:)I love talking to the nurses and telling them that I love getting my blood drawn...
    PrincessTutu PrincessTutu 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 9, 2010

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    I Love Getting Blood Drawn!

    Most people are scared of needles and start crying or start to panic when they see one. But for me i love it, when i get my blood drawn so they can test it for the medicine im taking i always watch. i find blood very interesting, just something about it draws me close to it. I...
    BrokenButterflies BrokenButterflies 18-21, F Jan 23, 2011

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    Got Over It

    As a kid I would avoid it like the plague. I even kicked a nurse in the face once as they held me down for a shot in the booty. I remember the ride home, sucking on my lollipop with my mother going on and on about how embarrassed she was and how I didn't deserve that sucker. I...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F Oct 19, 2007

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    Not Scared

    I am not scared of needles or injections.  I'm not scared of blood either.  I used to love watching people getting operated on TV, it is freaky the way everything works and how they do things.  I also like watching when a medical examiner examines the dead and...
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr 36-40, F Oct 3, 2010

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    I've Given My Share

    I've given my share of injections so it would stand to reason that I would not be scared of needles or injections.I'm not.  It is just part of the job and part of life.
    WildSpectrumArts WildSpectrumArts 46-50, F 1 Response May 17, 2012

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    For Years...

    Up until about 8 months ago I was an Insulin dependent Diabetic so naturally I had to give myself shots every day. Lots to say the least. Since I had my surgery I am now so happy to say that I am no longer diabetic but I do sympathize with those that are and have to struggle...
    SteelCityGirl74 SteelCityGirl74 36-40, F 12 Responses Mar 15, 2008

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    Call Me the Live Test Subject.

    I'm currently a radiography student and during one of our semesters we had to do injections, both intramuscular and intravenous. Normally these are done on prosthetic arms and a pad of silicone...but I noticed that the majority of the students had no care when doing them. Sure...
    TheWolf TheWolf 31-35, M 3 Responses Oct 22, 2007

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    The Tickle

    I used to be and IV drug user. I have been clean for two years, but i still have fantasies of doing it. I now donate blood, because it gives me that same old familiar tickle in the pit of my stomach that getting high used too.
    CaseyGwynn CaseyGwynn 22-25, F Dec 1, 2007

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    Used To Be

    I used to be TERRIFIED of needles and injections, until a couple years ago. I would refuse to get them, but would eventually get them. One year, when I was in Grade 5 or 6, I refused to get them, but thought "I don't wanna get some disease and die!" so I went back with my mum and...
    LombaxKitty LombaxKitty 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 3, 2012

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