I Hate Getting Shots, Blood Work, And Iv's

Invasive procedures scare the hell out of me! 348 People

    Ouch Ouch Ouch! :(

    i am so scared of getting shots. ever since i was little, i was really terrified of them and would try every tactic i knew to get out of it (to no avail). i know i shouldn't be so scared, but i can't help it. the thought, the sight, the smell, everything about shots makes me...
    xoxokitty930 xoxokitty930
    22-25, F
    1 Response Sep 14, 2013

    Four Shots And A Blood Test

    I had been dreading this day for days. The appointment had been scheduled for almost a month, but I kept telling myself it was to far in the future to worry about. Then that dreaded day crept closer and closer. There was nothing I could do to stop it. Intellectually, I know...
    moonlitdreamer moonlitdreamer
    22-25, F
    1 Response Dec 27, 2012

    I think doctors try to inflict pain

    because she was like so how are u and keeps asking all these questions and distracts me as she just go stab!!! I made a face cause it hurt and she's like r u ok and I'm like just fine just I was so confused
    girlygirl2671 girlygirl2671
    18-21, F
    Apr 1, 2015

    Stay Away From Me!!

    I remember during my secondary 3, I had to get three shots at school, for girls, I think the name was Gardasil. It was my turn and I wished I would not faint because I hate needles like you can't believe it. I took a seat and looked nervously at the nurse. She checked my...
    EarlPhantomhive EarlPhantomhive
    22-25, F
    1 Response Aug 22, 2013
    jessielynn01 jessielynn01
    16-17, F
    1 Response May 16, 2015

    I had to get my apendix taken out

    when I was 9 and since then I literally go into panic mode when anyone even says "needle".
    Mollythebunnie Mollythebunnie
    18-21, F
    1 Response Nov 21, 2015

    ahhhh i had to get a shot yesterday

    because i'm going to africa so it is meant to keep me safe from some disease... which i forget the name of because i was too busy trying to get my head in order before getting the shot!! i told myself that i wouldn't cry... that i would put myself in a "happy place," but that...
    daydreamer27 daydreamer27
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 31, 2015

    Dentist or blood draw coming up,

    I get nervous & numb on the drive there. Funny thing though, it's not the same when I donate to the blood bank. I tell all of them, 'don't ever warn me! I'll just close my eyes'. Once I figured out I stopped bruising by going that route...but still get numb for anything other...
    teadiva teadiva
    36-40, F
    Nov 20, 2015

    Fear Of Needles

    My dad, his sister, and his parents are all diabetic. Since I take after my dad so much, my mom thought it would be a good idea to check my blood sugar when I was 16. She starts walking across the kitchen towards me with the little needle thing. I am not sure if you have ever...
    jeliebeenz jeliebeenz
    18-21, F
    2 Responses May 28, 2010

    Being Exposed To Chemical X 4 The First Time

    Me and Gary went off to tv central to find professor Utonium. It had been a while since I had traveled to tv central since I'm busy at game central being ruler and hero. I had to find a way for Gary to blend in with Townsville. ( since he is from club penguin) I put his lab coat...
    Coolnewbie Coolnewbie
    18-21, F
    Jun 6, 2013


    My veins take great exception to being stabbed; it once took 17 tries to get a single tube of blood!  I think they remember that; now they hide as soon as a needle comes anywhere close to me.So of course it figures that the only psych med that works right for me is one that...
    Plaid Plaid
    31-35, F
    1 Response Apr 13, 2011

    I'm very happy that I'm not the only one.

    I'm 11 and I just went to my pediatrician today. I got two. One on my finger and one on my shoulder.
    Heffie0504 Heffie0504
    41-45, F
    Mar 9, 2016

    I Hate Needles!

    You know what horrifies me?! When they are going to draw blood from me, but when I walk into the lab, just seeing all the syringes and test tubes make my skin crawl!
    MySweetLord MySweetLord
    36-40, F
    Nov 5, 2009

    i hate it but as a diabetic I know I have to go

    through it and then there is my past blood clots that have to be kept watch.
    geminigirl54 geminigirl54
    41-45, F
    1 Response Nov 20, 2015

    One Time in grade 7 we had to get a shot I was

    so scared and so was my friend but my friend was born with a problem in her arm so it hurts like 50x as much so she was crying and I wasn't
    girlygirl2671 girlygirl2671
    18-21, F
    Apr 1, 2015
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    May 13, 2015

    Not only do I hate needles, I have a phobia of them.

    I hate needles because I'm so terrified of them. I'm afraid to go to the hospital or even be dear one, and I'm afraid of doctors. Both of those things mean needles. I dread my doctor's appointment because I know they involve needles and blood work. Just the thought of getting...
    Paxis Paxis
    18-21, F
    1 Response Dec 4, 2011

    Just Tired Of It.

    I have had more than my share, just wish there was another way!
    Gene86 Gene86
    26-30, F
    Mar 7, 2012

    I Have Good Veins

    The bastards are always sticking right out like a bunch of fat worms under my flesh. So I just want to say that when they stick me over and over because they can't hit the vein, I am done. At that point, it's like whatever I was there for is out of the question and I want to go...
    deleted deleted
    8 Responses Apr 13, 2011

    Don't make fun of me,

    ok? I had to get a DtAP shot when I was eleven. I also had to get HPV shot. I cried... I was terrified! Everybody said it burns like hell. I was shaking but in the end, it was OK. At my last doctors appointment, it was my first time giving blood. OMG, you did not want to be...
    maddie91101 maddie91101
    16-17, F
    Feb 20, 2015

    I'll be honest, I never remembered

    when it started. But apparently when I was younger I got a shot, and soon after it swelled up alot (Like, abnormally large). And, apparently, after that I hated needles of any form. Still hate them. I refuse to have any near me unless I am required to. ~ Lys ♪
    LysChan LysChan
    22-25, F
    1 Response Nov 20, 2015

    that's just not my thing.

    Doctors are suppose to make you feel better and help you, not steal your blood and stab you with needles.
    wedgieshurtalot wedgieshurtalot
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 1, 2015

    Makes My Blood Stop Circulating

    Absolutely terrifying.  A needle so sharp, piercing through flesh and through multiple layers of skin to get to where your blood circulates.  Sucking your body's work.  Makes my heart skip a beat like when we hiccup.
    Dependent Dependent
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Nov 5, 2009

    I'm 22 n I still cry

    before getting shots :'(
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Nov 20, 2015

    last shot i remember getting mom told me 10

    doctors had to hold me down to take it
    darkangellights darkangellights
    18-21, F
    Mar 10, 2016

    Ugh, all of that just makes me a Bit squeamish.

    Maybe that makes me a wimp, but oh well.
    ErraticSarcastic ErraticSarcastic
    31-35, F
    Nov 19, 2015
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