Go Back   English Forum Switzerland > Help & tips > Family matters/health
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 13.07.2015, 22:55
Junior Member
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Winterthur
Posts: 62
Groaned at 8 Times in 3 Posts
Thanked 11 Times in 4 Posts
ruskasinthehouse is considered unworthyruskasinthehouse is considered unworthyruskasinthehouse is considered unworthy
Kids: bees, wasps and hornet


Can anyone share any homemade remedies for bees, wasps and hornets stings. Specially for kids?
My dad always kept bees and the best we could use was cider vinegar, after removing the stinger.
What would you use on your children?
Reply With Quote
Old 13.07.2015, 23:14
Hanna!'s Avatar
Newbie 1st class
Join Date: Jul 2015
Location: Italy
Posts: 12
Groaned at 0 Times in 0 Posts
Thanked 5 Times in 5 Posts
Hanna! has no particular reputation at present
Re: Kids: bees, wasps and hornet

I would just wash the area with soap and cold water and then place an ice pack (wrapped in a cloth to protect the skin) on the sting/bite for about 10 min to reduce pain and swelling. I think that's enough if there are no signs of an allergic reaction.
Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Wasps! Mélusine Pet corner 30 05.09.2015 16:02
Shall I bring my Honda Hornet 600? ddgp Transportation/driving 31 25.07.2013 13:03
Wasps !!! fubert Daily life 29 22.08.2011 18:18
opinions on: 600 hornet,fz6n, gsx600 L&F Transportation/driving 27 01.09.2010 12:15
wasps/bees settling down Malinda Housing in general 9 15.07.2009 18:09

All times are GMT +2. The time now is 15:52.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
LinkBacks Enabled by vBSEO 3.1.0