Overblown Fear of Blood Draw with Chris France

Premiere DateFeb 7, 2019
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 Intro
00:46 Chris France
01:04 Study Motivations
02:05 Where Does Fear of Fainting Come From?
05:35 Unlikelihood of Fainting During Blood Draw
08:30 Relation to Needle/Blood Phobias
10:13 Promoting Blood Donation
11:38 Outro
12:00 Under The Gun Deep State
14:50 Finish

Chris France joins the show to discuss his recent study exploring why fears of fainting during blood donation are exaggerated.

Chris France is a professor of psychology at Ohio University. Click here to read more about the study.

Joe Virgillito is a staff writer and podcast producer at BTRtoday He is a graduate of Quinnipiac University with a degree in journalism. In his spare time, he enjoys reading and wandering around aimlessly, as…