A 43-year-old member asked:
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What can I do to take care of and remedy a bee sting allergy?

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Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Bee sting allergy: The only cure is to get desensitized to bee venom by receiving venom desensitization from your board certified allergist. The treatment has a high success rate. Find a local allergist at aaaai.Org or acaai.Org.
Answered on Jul 27, 2013

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