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Tips for Flu Shots and Vaccines

Procedures, especially those involving a needle or poke, can be stressful for children or teenagers. Here are a few tips on how to reduce the hurt of these procedures for children.

How to Reduce Hurt Before and During Needle Procedures

Comfort positions give children a needed sense of control, helps them to cooperate during procedures, and allows them to feel safe in the arms of their caregiver. Please see the below document for comfort positions during needle procedures.

Comfort Positions for Children During Needle Procedures

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