Monday, July 12, 2010

Bee Venom Used to Treat Arthritis

Arthritis: Unusual Way Some People Find Pain Relief
Dan Morris,, Jul 9th, 2010

Some people would look at you a little curiously if you told them you got stung up to 80 times a day to alleviate your arthritis.

But some people swear by it. Bee-Venom therapy (apitherapy) is a way of alleviating the pain and swelling of arthritis.

A lot of people state that it has turned their problems 100 percent in the other direction. The process is just like it sounds.

The bee is put directly next to the skin and the affected area and it stings the patient. There are two specific things about the bee venom that are important. One thing the venom can stop is called interleuken-1. Interleuken-1 is what the inflammation feeds off of…

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