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Bee sting wasp sting?

Bee and Wasps can be deadly with their stings. While a wasp cancause some degree of pain and temporary swelling, a wild bee stingcan be prove to be very dangerous for health.

How do you take the sting out of a bee sting?

Hopefully you used a card or something similar to "flick" off the remainder of the stinger. If you were like me and simply pulled it out with tweezers, then you have injected (MORE)

What do you do for a sting?

If you have been stung by a bee, remove the barb as quickly as possible because venom is still going into your body from the barb. Wasps don't leave the barb behind. You could (MORE)

If they sting you can you die?

If you mean bee or wasp stings, then the answer is yes although it hardly ever happens. Some people are allergic to the formic acid of the sting and can go into anaphylactic s (MORE)

How do you get rid of a stinging nettle sting?

you can't. Actually, you can. The dock plant almost always grows near patches of stinging nettle. The natural sap within the dock weed plant has an analgesic effect. Find a (MORE)
In Biology

What makes a stinging nettle sting?

Stinging nettle is a dioecious herbaceous perennial, 1 to 2 m (3 to 7 ft) tall in the summer and dying down to the ground in winter. It has widely spreading rhizomes and stolo (MORE)

Why is your bee sting stinging?

If you are asking why a bee stings, it is for protection: to defend herself (only female bees have stingers) when the bee feels attacked or when she feels her nest is being th (MORE)