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blood tests

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hannahkj19 Sat 06-Aug-11 19:57:54

i have an irrational phobia of blood tests! I dislike needles in general but can cope with injections however i really cannot face having a blood test, i have now tried 3 times to have it done and just cannot do it! anyone suggest anything i can try to get these bloods done?! xxx

Crosshair Sat 06-Aug-11 20:04:20

counseling?

LoveBeingAtHomeOnMyOwn Sat 06-Aug-11 20:07:50

Probably not as bad as you but have been known to need a lie down. I found that by the end of my 1st pregnacy it had got a bit better. It is down to who is doing it.

That said I couldn't look at the epidural needle in antenatal class and have even managed to have an amnio.

I've found everyone I've encountered to be very understanding.

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