"Live bee acupuncture" involves “applying the stinging bee directly to the relevant sites according to the specific disease.” In this case, the woman had reportedly been receiving the treatment for two years.
A woman has died after intentionally getting stung by a bee as a form of apitherapy acupuncture.
Could acupuncture help soothe babies with colic? As any parent who’s had a baby with colic will understand you’d literally try anything to stop the crying. The research published in Acupuncture in Medicine found that the practice may reduce incidences of excessive crying in babies who have a condition known as infantile colic.