Bee stings Tip of the Day

Stings from bees, wasps, hornets and yellow jackets cause intense pain. Sometimes, the venom causes a severe allergic reaction, called anaphylaxis. Signs of anaphylaxis include hives, facial swelling and chest tightness. Anaphylaxis is a true medical emergency; call 911 immediately.

Bee Stings: Is It an Allergic Reaction?