December 17, 2020 5:37AM CST
Around 1 in 4 adults are at least somewhat afraid of needles. So here are a few tips when it’s your turn to get the COVID vaccine: If you’re afraid of needles, be open and upfront about it with the nurse. Remember how much worse it would be to get COVID. Distract yourself, or try some deep breathing. And when they’re about to give you the shot, don’t look.