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Phobia of needles

I’m going to be honest with you, despite dealing with apprehensive patients every day, it never occurred to me to look up the proper term for Fear of Needles. In case you didn’t know it either… Aichmophobia Fear of needles, known in medical literature as needle phobia, is the extreme …

What is an Epidural?

Most of us hear the word epidural and immediately associate it thoughts pregnant women in Labor. Others know that it is also used to provide Anesthesia and analgesia (fancy words for Pain Relief) for some surgical procedures. Despite the word “Epidural” being widely known, many misconceptions remain. There is very …