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7.17.2011

Apitherapy

As I posted earlier on this summer,
Bees make much more than honey; bee  pollen, royal jelly, propolis, beeswax and bee venom !
Lately I have been learning about the many uses of these wonderful products made by bees  and their uses in preparations such as handcreams, lipglosses, toothpastes, soaps, candles and
Apitherapy!
Simply put-"Apitherapy" is the medical use of products made by honeybees.
John had an Uncle named Sam,
( Yes, he actually had an Uncle Sam)
who lived in Evansville, Indiana, who kept bees.
John's Uncle Sam used to put his hands in the hives
and let his bees sting his hands to relieve the arthritis in his hands. 
Learn more from the American Apitherapy Society
http://www.apitherapy.org/
http://apitherapy.blogspot.com/
 and
http://www.apitherapy.com/