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Yellow Jackets, Bees, and Wasps

Publication Date: 
January 12 / 2015

Signs and symptoms of an insect bite/sting result from the injection of venom or other substances into your skin. The sting sometimes triggers allergic reaction. Severity of your reaction depends on your sensitivity to the venom or substance and whether you’ve been stung or bitten more than once.