With CARD (Comfort Ask Relax Distract), patients and healthcare professionals work together to make vaccination a more positive experience. 

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How to Manage Needle Fear and Pain

Play your CARDs!

Improve the vaccination experience for both you
and your patients with the CARD system.

How healthcare professionals and immunizers approach vaccinations can make a big difference for their patients.

Take the time today to learn and implement evidence-based strategies that reduce pain, fear, fainting and other stress-related reactions during vaccinations for COVID-19 vaccines for children aged 5–11.

Did you know...?

Research suggests that 2 out of every 3 children are afraid of needles.

1 out of every 10 children are not vaccinated due to concerns about needle fear.

CARD reduces fear and promotes positive experiences with vaccination.

You have the power to improve an
entire generation's relationship
with needles.

Use this simple copy-and-paste media kit to inform
and empower your colleagues to implement the CARD system today.