The Problem with Bee Venom Therapy

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Does bee venom therapy work? Stings cause pain, itching, or even death in some people, so how might potential benefits outweigh the risks?

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Images:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Stechende_Biene_12a.jpg
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Hippocrates.jpg
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Apis_mellifera_Western_honey_bee.jpg
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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Bee-sting-piqure-abeille-scale-2.jpg

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