Posted September 21, 2018 07:25:50 Many honeybee stings are painful and may require medical attention, but the sting itself is not often enough to cause permanent damage.
While bees do have the ability to sting, they are very rarely able to hurt you in this way, according to research published in the journal Nature.
The study found that, while bees may sting, their bites are not as painful as many people think.
Instead, it is the heat that causes them to feel pain, the researchers said.
They found that honeybees did not sting if the bee was agitated, which can occur when bees are in heat, or when the bee is stressed.
In addition, honeybees were not injured by a bee sting when the sting was caused by the pollen they collect, which contains tiny hairs that bees use to defend themselves from the insects.
“This makes it unlikely that a bee will be able to cause significant damage to the skin of a bee, such as a bee stinging,” the researchers wrote.
If you are stung by a honeybee, it may not be a bee you want to see on your arm or leg.
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