Summer is in full swing, and that means insects are more active. Despite all your precautions, chances are that you or a loved one will be bitten by a mosquito or stung by a bee at some point before summer is through. How should you treat a bite or sting? What should be done in the event of an allergic reaction? We discuss these questions and more in a Q&A with Cope Family Medicine | Ogden Clinic’s Urgent Care Physician Bryce Peterson.
Four Tips to Prevent Bee Stings
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This is how to safely treat a bee sting
Whatever you do, don't use tweezers to remove the stinger!
How (and why) do bees sting?
"One of the bee questions I get asked most is WHY do bees sting?! Honey bees rarely sting for any reason other than defense and needn't be anything to be scared of. So, I made a video and a DIY honey bee stinger to help me explain how and why they do it! "
Health Tip: Dealing With a Bee Sting
Why Bee Stings Cause Pain
Worker honey bees will sting to defend their hive. Honey bee venom is a cocktail of chemical agents with many pharmacological effects. Much of the pain from a sting may be due to melittin, a polype…
The Best Way to Treat a Bee Sting
Follow this crucial step to quickly stop the swelling
10 Tips to Avoid Bee Stings
If you're allergic to bee venom, a sting can be deadly. Bee stings aren't exactly fun, either. Follow these 10 tips to avoid being stung by a bee.
Video on How to Treat a Bee Sting
Stung by a bee? Buzz through how to remove the stinger and numb the pain.
How to deal with a bee sting
Professor Rob Currie, head of the department of Entomology at the University of Manitoba gets stung by a honeybee, and shows us how to properly remove the st...
Stinging Insects: How to Treat a Bee Sting
Stinging insects like bees, wasps and yellowjackets can inflict painful stings when disturbed. Learn how to remove a stinger and treat a bee sting.
What To Do If A Bee Stings Your Dog Or Cat
Dancing with butterflies. And then ... stung by a bee Don't panic. Well, wait. Don't we all panic? After all ... bee sting! And the same often goes for your best furry friend. Minus, of course, the screaming hysteria. "In general, dogs and cats have a similar reaction to bee stings as humans," Erika Loftin, a critical care specialist at DoveLewis Emergency Animal Hospital , tells The Dodo. "For most animals, the sting will usually result in painful, local swelling." Swelling, hives, pale…
How homeopathy heals mosquito bites and bee stings
by Marie McLoughlin My husband always reacts very badly to bites and stings, especially mosquito bites. His immune system seems to react in an over blown way to the histamine response, and the site…
How to Treat a Bee Sting Near the Eye
Here's what to do if a bee stings you in or around your eye.
How to treat bee stings with household items
15 strange methods that work for treating wasp and bee stings.
What's the best way to treat bee stings?
Summer is here. The grass is growing. The flowers are blooming; the bees are buzzing. Alarming one of these small insects could result in a painful sting. The best way to avoid being stung is to stay away from wasp nests and beehives. But even with the best of intentions, sometimes we find ourselves in …
Bee Stings in Dogs and Cats: What To Do
Has your dog or cat ever been sting by bees? Use these tips to protect your dog or cat from bees and learn what to do if they do get stung.
15 Bee Sting Home Remedies & Tips : TipNut.com
Getting stung by a bee is no fun and the pain can be an initial smart pinch that dissipates quickly or the pain can increase and linger on for a few hours. Here is a bunch of home remedies that should help bring fast soothing relief as well as some interesting tips and bits of info to learn more about the effects of a bee sting and what to watch for Most remedies should provide quick results and the ingredients are pretty basic…
What to do about Newman's Bee Sting! on iHeartRadio
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