Bee Sting Cure
Cure for bee stings
For 15 min. it's worth it!!
As we get closer to Summer???!!!! Bee/Hornet Cure:
A couple of weeks ago I was unfortunate enough to get
stung by both a bee and hornet while working in the
garden. My arm swelled up so off to the doctor I went.
The clinic gave me cream and an antihistamine. The
next day the swelling was getting progressively worse, so
off to my regular doctor I went.... Infected arm - Needed
an antibiotic. **The interesting thing is what the Doctor
'The next time you get stung put a penny on the bite
for 15 minutes.'
That night my niece got stung by two bees. When she
came over to swim I
looked at her bite and it had already started to swell.
So off I went to get my money and taped a penny to her
arm for 15 minutes. The next morning, there was no sign
of a bite. We were ver surprised but figured perhaps she
just wasn't allergic to the sting.
Then on Saturday night I was helping my niece deadhead
her flowers and guess what? I got stung again - by a
hornet - twice - on my left hand. I was so distressed,
thinking I would have to go to the doctor for yet
another antibiotic.I promptly went into the house, got my
money out, and taped two pennies to my bites, then sat
and sulked for 15 minutes. The penny took the string out
of the bite immediately. I still wasn't sure what was going to
In the meantime the hornets were attacking my niece and
she got stung on the thumb. Out came another penny.
The next morning I could only see a micro spot where I
had been stung... No redness, no swelling. I went
to see my niece and hers was the same. I couldn't even
see where she got stung!
The Doctor said that somehow the copper in the penny
counteracts the bite. I would never have believed it. But it
DEFINITELY WORKS! So remember this little bit of
wisdom, keep a stock of pennies on hand at school and at
Pass this on to your friends, children, grandchildren
Laurel Ann Browne has been a Certified Holistic
Counselor for over 25 years.
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