I accidentally hijacked the previous thread with this posting--hit the wrong button. Please forgive me, I intended a new topic:
After looking through the forums without finding the perfect fit, I am putting this new (to me, anyway) vocabulary word here. The subject affects the daily life of so many of us!
From a recent AARP publication came this information:
20 million Americans have blenophobia--or fear of needles--according to a recent study.
Shall we make "blenophobia" the "word of the day?"