Trauma Thursdays: No needle No cry

Trauma Thursdays: No needle No cry

I have a long-running phobia of needles so naturally, I often stalk needle-related technological updates. Many of these updates include the creation and trials of pore-sized microneedles and needle-free vaccines. Scientists even found a non-invasive way to check blood glucose. A laser-powered drug injector, created in South Korea, injects medicine through a stream only a wee bit wider than a human hair. Currently, they are working on ways to make that technology cheaper. Whether or not they will release it into the US, who knows.

Read more about it here.

P.S. 1 in 10 people have a phobia of needles. The more you know…

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