New device takes the 'sting' out of shots

Created: 11/12/2013 9:30 AM
By: Melissa Long, WXIA

ATLANTA (WXIA) -- Since children receive, on average, more than two dozen shots by the age of six, it's understandable that some would develop a fear of needles.

With that phobia in mind, an Atlanta mom and emergency medicine specialist tried to find a way to minimize the pain at the pediatrician.  

In the basement of her Intown Atlanta home, Dr. Amy Baxter created Buzzy.

"When I started this I didn't intend for this to be my life," Dr. Baxter said.

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