Bee Sting

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Bee Sting

Slang; a potential financial problem, especially if it comes from a decision made with insufficient information.
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This decrease likely resulted from providing nutrition to the fetus and formation of the beestings. Mechanisms are in place to efficiently maintain normal serum Ca concentration most of the time, but occasionally these homeostatic mechanisms fail, which results in hypocalcemia [3].
CASE REPORT: A 35-year-old male patient presented to the emergency room with history of multiple honey beestings. Patient bystanders give history that their family went to a temple on hill in a tractor when a swarm of bees attacked them.
May be associated with a wide variety of complaints ranging from beestings and insect bites with swelling to allergic reactions (conjunctivitis, hives and other skin reactions), inflammation with swelling in various parts of the body (bladder infections are one example), and countless other conditions, again with swelling as the main feature.
A young boy is fearful of beestings, but a simple honeybee explains to him that honeybees, unlike wasps and hornets, simply want to gather nectar in peace.
Other rituals centred on the rejection of colostrum, or the 'beestings' as it was otherwise known, (the first--'green' milk).