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How bad is a bee sting for kids? Maybe worse than you think

More than 30 percent of all Israeli children stung by bees will develop allergic reactions, according to new research on the subject. The study also revealed that one in every 25 stung children will develop a life-threatening reaction. Read more

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Tips for taking bite out of insect stings

Typical reactions to a sting include swelling, redness and itching at the insect sting site. But in a few rare instances, a sting can become a serious medical emergency. Read More

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91-year-old man survives attack by 1,000 bees

A 91-year-old man from South Texas is slowly recovering after he was stung by an estimated 1,000 Africanized honey bees at his ranch last month. Read more

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Bee sting ‘cures pain’ in China

Seems like apitherapi is getting popular in China… Read more

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Tucson woman survives 300+ bee stings

Stung more than 300 times by a swarm of bees, a Tucson woman lives to tell her amazing story of survival. Read more

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Stamford beekeeper puts in the stinger

Lloyd Vosburgh stings people with bees — on purpose. Read more

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