May 14, 2018—Maybe you bent down to smell some flowers. Or you were walking barefoot through the grass. But you felt a hot sting and knew right away what it was—you'd been stung by a bee.
Your first instinct when a bee stings you is probably to quickly brush it off your skin. Unfortunately, the bee may have left his stinger behind, still pumping venom into your body.
What should you do next? Here's some advice from the American Academy of Dermatology.