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Researchers Developing Patch To Replace Painful Vaccine Shots

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Researchers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill are developing a new technology that could make getting the COVID-19 vaccine, flu shots, and childhood vaccines pain-free and without needles.

According to the CDC, as many as 25 percent of adults and many children have a fear of needles, some so severe it prevents them from getting vaccinated.

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