Learn to identify a paper wasp: paper wasp nests, if wasps die after stinging, their habits, and more.
Yellow jackets are aggressive and territorial. Evade their sting by recognizing yellow jacket nests and different species.
living with a potentially life-threatening bee sting allergy.1
occur each year for bee sting allergy-related anaphylaxis.2
Deaths Per Year
are directly related to severe bee sting reactions.2
Discover what a honey bee hive looks like, where you’ll most likely find one, and what makes a honey bee sting.
Hornets are best left alone! Learn to distinguish between hornets and other stinging insects and what a hornet nest looks like.
Asian Giant Hornet
The Asian giant hornet (or “murder hornet”) is as scary as it sounds, but your chance of seeing one is rare. Learn what to do in that rare instance.
Do bumble bees sting? Are they different than honey bees? Get these questions answered (and more!) about our favorite pollinators.
The Basics of Allergy Testing
Learning the basics of bee sting allergy testing is a great first step! After some light reading, you’ll feel more ready to contact an allergist.