bitten by bees

winterliuApril 18, 2012

bitten by some bees , lol, my finger and arm have Swollen for 3 days, my dear god~~~~

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julysun

I don't think that is unusual, maybe a bit long for the swelling but not by much. Bees sting, got hit several times today, my bees were hungry and I was working bare armed. Will swell a bit. If you get a strong allergic reaction better get to a doctor quick.

    Bookmark   April 18, 2012 at 9:06PM
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Konrad___far_north(3..just outside of Edmonton)

Yes, some people are allergic and swell up allot.

I get around 40 or so stings a year,..hardly shows swelling. I also work them in shorts and t shirt. You probably can build up immunity when you let them have you?

    Bookmark   April 18, 2012 at 11:46PM
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julysun

Some allergic folk have done just that under a doctors guidance. Wouldn't try it alone.

    Bookmark   April 19, 2012 at 9:01PM
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JRG13

I heard it can go both ways sometimes. Some people actual develop a more severe reaction after being stung a lot. I do not know if this is atypical or if it can happen quite regularly, but it's something to be careful of.

    Bookmark   May 1, 2012 at 12:17PM
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brer(Zone 7)

Bees don't bite. They sting. And it's not because they are hungry.

    Bookmark   May 27, 2012 at 7:33PM
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