Sunday, March 18, 2007

Bee Venom Therapy Popular in Indonesia

Honey Bees and Alternative Medication
By P.J. Leo, The Jakarta Post (Indonesia), 3/18/2007

Practiced for the first time in China and later in Egypt centuries ago, bee acupuncture today exists in cities across Indonesia.

Bee acupuncture, or the use of bee stings in medication, has developed rapidly and is already a popular alternative healing method.

The Bee Center in Cibubur, East Jakarta, is one of the places that provides this alternative healing, known as apitherapy. Not only does the center breed bees for honey and pollen; it also offers medication using bee stings…

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