PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Pain relief without medication, but stings? 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has more on the unusual treatment and how it could be expanding.
We know about bees making honey and pollinating plants, and there’s something else. Bee sting therapy to help relieve pain.
“A big thing in my life was stay away from those bees,” said Pat Henry, a multiple sclerosis patient who no longer avoids them. For the past 16 years, bee sting therapy has been her only treatment. Every other day, two bee stings to the back of her neck and some more around her knees.
“In a couple of hours joint soreness goes away,” said Pat…